Discovery certificate for object 2019qdt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46968 [ 2019TNSTR1837....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-16 06:36:41
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019qdt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abmzmuv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:04:55.561 (301.2315031) DEC = -17:59:54.54 (-17.9984847)
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 05:31:12.000 (JD=2458733.73)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 05:31:12.000
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-31 05:55:40
Limiting flux: 19.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: