Discovery certificate for object 2019kjy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40756 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 12:18:57
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 2019kjy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aayvppc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:17:01.726 (319.2571923) DEC = -26:48:44.08 (-26.8122444)
Discovery date: 2019-06-11 10:31:27.000 (JD=2458645.9385069)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-11 10:31:27.000
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: