Discovery certificate for object 2019oqb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45141 [ 2019TNSTR1626....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-26 07:52:02
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 2019oqb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abhhxzl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:13:56.995 (273.48747993333) DEC = +59:22:05.36 (59.368156233333)
Discovery date: 2019-08-26 06:28:35 (JD=2458721.7698495)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-26 06:28:35
Flux: 16.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-25 07:33:43
Limiting flux: 20.4817 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/2019oqb