Discovery certificate for object 2019ark
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29788 [ 2019TNSTR.224....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-09 10:06:19
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 2019ark
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aailuvo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:02:37.349 (240.6556221) DEC = +20:59:36.32 (20.9934209)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 12:24:36 (JD=2458523.0170949)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 12:24:36
Flux: 19.13 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019ark