Discovery certificate for object 2019qqt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47468 [ 2019TNSTR1895....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-23 07:48:27
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 2019qqt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxhtzs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:40:20.454 (355.0852256) DEC = -27:09:58.95 (-27.166375233333)
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 08:52:16 (JD=2458733.8696412)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 08:52:16
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-31 08:53:39
Limiting flux: 19.954 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/2019qqt