Discovery certificate for object 2019nzq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44382 [ 2019TNSTR1567....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 07:40:19
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 2019nzq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqstxq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:46:04.957 (296.5206525) DEC = +55:33:01.13 (55.55031345)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 06:52:49.000 (JD=2458716.7866782)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 06:52:49.000
Flux: 17.48 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-20 07:01:19
Limiting flux: 20.2168 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: