Discovery certificate for object 2019mqf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43198 [ 2019TNSTR1419....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-05 10:59:16
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 2019mqf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aadpvdi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:39:55.948 (54.98311665) DEC = +15:15:26.91 (15.25747565)
Discovery date: 2019-08-03 11:27:37 (JD=2458698.9775231)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-03 11:27:37
Flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-31 11:39:59
Limiting flux: 20.1701 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: