Discovery certificate for object 2019qy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28745 [ 2019TNSTR..74....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-11 14:59:28
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 2019qy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaapfbr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:37:02.077 (234.2586561) DEC = +63:05:55.54 (63.0987609)
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 12:49:51.000 (JD=2458488.0346181)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 12:49:51.000
Flux: 19.95 ABMag
Filter: r-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: