Discovery certificate for object 2019qpx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47438 [ 2019TNSTR1884....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-22 12:49:13
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 2019qpx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acaawmz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:45:20.161 (251.33400268519) DEC = +61:35:09.62 (61.586005396296)
Discovery date: 2019-09-20 04:55:01.000 (JD=2458746.7048843)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-20 04:55:01.000
Flux: 19.61 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-20 03:37:28
Limiting flux: 20.3984 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: