Discovery certificate for object 2019afh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29324 [ 2019TNSTR.157....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-28 10:18:43
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 2019afh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqighv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:00:58.796 (165.2449854) DEC = +13:03:06.11 (13.0516962)
Discovery date: 2019-01-25 11:05:03.000 (JD=2458508.9618519)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-25 11:05:03.000
Flux: 19.47 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 11:32:29
Limiting flux: 20.96 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: