Discovery certificate for object 2019skq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49267 [ 2019TNSTR2062....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-11 13:28:03
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 2019skq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acdtvzh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:23:59.870 (80.999460133333) DEC = -21:39:36.03 (-21.660007933333)
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 12:06:40.000 (JD=2458765.0046412)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 12:06:40.000
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-08 11:33:33
Limiting flux: 20.0096 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: