Discovery certificate for object 2019rqj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48395 [ 2019TNSTR1974....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 07:18:00
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 2019rqj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abfptvy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:51:42.282 (312.92617388333) DEC = -10:12:16.62 (-10.20461685)
Discovery date: 2019-09-21 07:13:03.000 (JD=2458747.8007407)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. . See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria..


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-21 07:13:03.000
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-21 06:02:56
Limiting flux: 20.1148 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: