Discovery certificate for object 2019kqf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41041 [ 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 2019kqf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abebtpv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:45:16.835 (251.3201461) DEC = -20:01:08.26 (-20.0189622)
Discovery date: 2019-06-27 07:14:49.000 (JD=2458661.801956)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-27 07:14:49.000
Flux: 18.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-24 05:06:57
Limiting flux: 20.2547 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: