Discovery certificate for object 2019ofz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44575 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 07:54:50
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019ofz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acidntq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:26:27.709 (126.61545408) DEC = +08:44:36.45 (8.74345842)
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 04:07:46 (JD=2458606.6720718)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 04:07:46
Flux: 19.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-29 04:35:55
Limiting flux: 20.4293 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019ofz