Discovery certificate for object 2019kkc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40769 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 12:22:12
Source Group: 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 2019kkc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aceiqif
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:13:57.142 (348.488091) DEC = -11:30:18.83 (-11.5052292)
Discovery date: 2019-06-12 10:35:28 (JD=2458646.9412963)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-12 10:35:28
Flux: 19.49 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: