Discovery certificate for object 2019zru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57728 [ 2020TNSTR..54....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-05 02:09:53
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 2019zru
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aanesjq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:39:08.473 (129.785305425) DEC = +69:29:55.18 (69.4986616625)
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 10:13:58.000 (JD=2458831.9263657)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 10:13:58.000
Flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-13 07:53:40
Limiting flux: 19.7141 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/2019zru