Discovery certificate for object 2019abk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29194 [ 2019TNSTR.141....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-25 13:21:20
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: SN 2019abk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaeopqn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:18:59.676 (199.7486512) DEC = +32:58:28.75 (32.974653)
Discovery date: 2019-01-25 11:50:35 (JD=2458508.9934722)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-25 11:50:35
Flux: 19.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-19 13:09:33
Limiting flux: 20.04 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/2019abk