Discovery certificate for object 2019tnc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 50972 [ 2019TNSTR2207....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-28 11:15:27
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 2019tnc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aazlrwy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:17:02.017 (349.25840272) DEC = -17:54:05.20 (-17.9014443)
Discovery date: 2019-10-01 07:01:49.000 (JD=2458757.7929282)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-01 07:01:49.000
Flux: 19.81 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: