Discovery certificate for object 2019avj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29918 [ 2019TNSTR.236....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-12 14:09:18
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 2019avj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aajyohf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:14:47.794 (123.6991411) DEC = +15:50:38.48 (15.8440235)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 05:23:28 (JD=2458526.7246296)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 05:23:28
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-08 05:01:06
Limiting flux: 20.57 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/2019avj