Discovery certificate for object 2019kox
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40982 [ 2019TNSTR1161....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 11:17:15
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 2019kox
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aabxgfn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:50:52.951 (192.720628) DEC = +34:09:23.31 (34.1564761)
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 04:59:58.000 (JD=2458667.7083218)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 04:59:58.000
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-01 06:26:55
Limiting flux: 20.2266 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: