Discovery certificate for object 2019maq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42671 [ 2019TNSTR1370....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-30 21:50:37
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 2019maq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abimbfm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:01:49.819 (300.4575801) DEC = -05:18:16.20 (-5.3045006)
Discovery date: 2019-07-26 07:04:39 (JD=2458690.7948958)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-26 07:04:39
Flux: 17.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-22 07:30:27
Limiting flux: 20.0293 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: