Discovery certificate for object 2019kkq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40798 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 12:22:12
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 2019kkq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abcevdl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:13:19.737 (3.3322395) DEC = -19:25:57.84 (-19.4327326)
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 11:10:21.000 (JD=2458662.9655324)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 11:10:21.000
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-28 10:36:32
Limiting flux: 20.2286 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: