Discovery certificate for object 2019vkq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53249 [ 2019TNSTR2439....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-24 07:36:50
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 2019vkq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acumvzl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:08:30.336 (47.126399266667) DEC = +21:09:45.10 (21.162528266667)
Discovery date: 2019-11-24 05:08:26.000 (JD=2458811.7141898)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-24 05:08:26.000
Flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-17 08:26:08
Limiting flux: 19.5573 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: