Discovery certificate for object 2019nmp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43977 [ 2019TNSTR1504....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-15 14:56:18
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 2019nmp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acdyfss
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:04:05.191 (31.02163124) DEC = +40:05:03.43 (40.084287193333)
Discovery date: 2019-08-05 10:49:22.000 (JD=2458700.9509491)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-05 10:49:22.000
Flux: 18.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-02 11:53:25
Limiting flux: 20.5186 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: