Discovery certificate for object 2019xiq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 55313 [ 2019TNSTR2674....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-22 18:56:27
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019xiq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acyadct
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:40:55.353 (25.23063676) DEC = +42:31:23.59 (42.52321908)
Discovery date: 2019-12-20 03:28:53.000 (JD=2458837.6450579)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-20 03:28:53.000
Flux: 16.26 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-20 03:25:36
Limiting flux: 20.5855 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019xiq