Discovery certificate for object 2019rdq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47950 [ 2019TNSTR1933....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-27 06:40:37
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019rdq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abzlrbs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:28:31.588 (52.1316168) DEC = +68:53:57.29 (68.899246)
Discovery date: 2019-09-18 10:50:52 (JD=2458744.9519907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-18 10:50:52
Flux: 19.62 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-15 12:25:55
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2019rdq