Discovery certificate for object 2019skt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49271 [ 2019TNSTR2062....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-11 14:28:11
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 2019skt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acccyyd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:55:07.971 (88.783211366667) DEC = -21:13:04.44 (-21.217898666667)
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 12:07:58 (JD=2458765.005544)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 12:07:58
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-08 11:34:52
Limiting flux: 19.9652 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019skt