Discovery certificate for object 2019agk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29362

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-28 13:40:04
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: AT 2019agk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aafmvyq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:58:06.331 (194.5263804) DEC = -02:46:47.65 (-2.7799026)
Discovery date: 2019-01-28 11:32:07 (JD=2458511.9806366)


Remarks: Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-28 11:32:07
Flux: 19.53 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-04 13:02:12
Limiting flux: 20.42 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/2019agk