Discovery certificate for object 2019rqc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48387 [ 2019TNSTR1974....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 05:18:10
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 2019rqc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abffkml
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:08:11.838 (347.049327025) DEC = +27:43:00.12 (27.7167013)
Discovery date: 2019-09-28 04:02:08 (JD=2458754.6681481)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-28 04:02:08
Flux: 19.82 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-25 04:43:54
Limiting flux: 20.6501 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/2019rqc