Discovery certificate for object 2019pb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28654 [ 2019TNSTR..69....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-10 20:34:22
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019pb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aacwjfb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:57:56.845 (164.4868561) DEC = +16:54:34.33 (16.909536)
Discovery date: 2019-01-10 10:37:01 (JD=2458493.9423843)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-10 10:37:01
Flux: 19.1 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-08 11:26:09
Limiting flux: 20.36 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/2019pb