Discovery certificate for object 2019afa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29316 [ 2019TNSTR.149....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-27 16:13:25
Sender: Jakob Nordin
Source Group: ZTF

Jakob Nordin report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019afa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:57:27.817 (224.365904) DEC = +08:47:09.37 (8.785936)
Discovery date: 2019-01-24 12:52:33 (JD=2458508.0364931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-24 12:52:33
Flux: 19.485 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 12:57:42
Limiting flux: 20.767 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/2019afa