Discovery certificate for object 2019qj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28723 [ 2019TNSTR..74....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-11 14:20:10
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: SN 2019qj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaafgbt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:08:01.673 (197.006969) DEC = +42:00:49.05 (42.0136238)
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 12:13:26 (JD=2458487.0093287)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 12:13:26
Flux: 20.35 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 13:12:00
Limiting flux: 20.54 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019qj