Discovery certificate for object 2019qqy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47476 [ 2019TNSTR1895....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-23 07:48:34
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: AT 2019qqy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acamtyh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:19:49.491 (19.9562106) DEC = +30:21:57.84 (30.36606655)
Discovery date: 2019-09-23 07:10:31 (JD=2458749.7989815)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-23 07:10:31
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-20 09:22:09
Limiting flux: 19.8537 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/2019qqy