Discovery certificate for object 2019kqd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41036 [ 2019TNSTR1161....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 20:25:35
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 2019kqd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaxlitx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:13:53.778 (243.4740732) DEC = -27:27:11.01 (-27.4530597)
Discovery date: 2019-06-08 06:01:09.000 (JD=2458642.7508102)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-08 06:01:09.000
Flux: 19.8 ABMag
Filter: r-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: