Discovery certificate for object 2019rqd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48388 [ 2019TNSTR1974....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 05:18:12
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: SN 2019rqd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbpxwt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:03:56.844 (240.986851) DEC = +65:40:16.30 (65.67119558)
Discovery date: 2019-10-02 03:14:15 (JD=2458758.6348958)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-02 03:14:15
Flux: 19.29 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-28 04:17:43
Limiting flux: 20.0948 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/2019rqd