Discovery certificate for object 2019qpt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47433 [ 2019TNSTR1884....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-22 12:49:13
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019qpt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxwbjp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:01:25.775 (120.3573956) DEC = +24:55:46.05 (24.929458575)
Discovery date: 2019-09-10 11:46:05 (JD=2458736.9903356)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. . See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria..

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-10 11:46:05
Flux: 19.86 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-07 11:47:07
Limiting flux: 19.5488 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019qpt