Discovery certificate for object 2019qib
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47164 [ 2019TNSTR1863....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-19 04:53:07
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 2019qib
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abzfgtf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:38:54.277 (264.7261544) DEC = +62:40:56.67 (62.68240884)
Discovery date: 2019-09-18 03:40:26 (JD=2458744.6530903)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-18 03:40:26
Flux: 19.89 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-17 04:23:44
Limiting flux: 19.8765 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: