Discovery certificate for object 2019wa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28985 [ 2019TNSTR.117....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-19 21:20:02
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019wa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aadnutn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:26.729 (184.6113697) DEC = -00:07:50.19 (-0.130609)
Discovery date: 2019-01-19 10:55:25 (JD=2458502.955162)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-19 10:55:25
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-04 12:42:02
Limiting flux: 20.62 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/2019wa