Discovery certificate for object 2019qcd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46915 [ 2019TNSTR1828....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-14 12:21:28
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 2019qcd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrumgo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:32:38.199 (83.159161375) DEC = -00:09:48.69 (-0.1635251875)
Discovery date: 2019-09-13 12:05:41.000 (JD=2458740.0039468)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-13 12:05:41.000
Flux: 18.76 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-13 11:23:45
Limiting flux: 19.6879 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: