Discovery certificate for object 2019rqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48402 [ 2019TNSTR1974....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 08:18:02
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2019rqo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbykmk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:14:56.469 (3.73528735) DEC = -23:28:53.84 (-23.48162095)
Discovery date: 2019-10-02 07:01:42 (JD=2458758.7928472)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-02 07:01:42
Flux: 18.97 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-23 07:34:54
Limiting flux: 20.0993 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/2019rqo