Discovery certificate for object 2019sqk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49499 [ 2019TNSTR2112....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-18 03:37:57
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 2019sqk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aceuacu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:18:32.828 (274.63678232) DEC = +59:57:30.45 (59.95845824)
Discovery date: 2019-10-17 04:05:17.000 (JD=2458773.6703356)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-17 04:05:17.000
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-17 03:25:05
Limiting flux: 19.823 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: