Discovery certificate for object 2019mea
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42791 [ 2019TNSTR1376....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-31 21:21:16
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 2019mea
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abjgcxh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:12:52.141 (48.217255133333) DEC = +10:01:41.37 (10.028157566667)
Discovery date: 2019-07-28 11:45:37.000 (JD=2458692.9900231)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-28 11:45:37.000
Flux: 19.31 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: