Discovery certificate for object 2019qk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28725 [ 2019TNSTR..74....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-11 14:20:10
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 2019qk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaaphus
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:08:11.877 (212.0494892) DEC = -00:59:09.74 (-0.9860386)
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 12:26:07.000 (JD=2458488.0181366)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 12:26:07.000
Flux: 20.15 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: