Discovery certificate for object 2019pyx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46685 [ 2019TNSTR1805....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-11 12:08:37
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 2019pyx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abwtgic
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:52:46.745 (58.194771) DEC = -23:42:57.24 (-23.71590065)
Discovery date: 2019-09-08 11:31:05.000 (JD=2458734.9799306)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-08 11:31:05.000
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: