Discovery certificate for object 2019mqq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43209 [ 2019TNSTR1419....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-05 10:59:16
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 2019mqq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abkftuu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:59:45.882 (44.941175566667) DEC = -18:05:04.59 (-18.0846097)
Discovery date: 2019-07-30 11:37:20.000 (JD=2458694.9842593)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-30 11:37:20.000
Flux: 19.19 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: