Discovery certificate for object 2019jxy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40237 [ 2019TNSTR1116....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-01 09:16:04
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019jxy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaykvny
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:49:39.965 (222.4165188) DEC = -21:39:24.61 (-21.6568352)
Discovery date: 2019-06-09 06:01:33.000 (JD=2458643.7510764)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-09 06:01:33.000
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-09 04:31:53
Limiting flux: 19.8517 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: