Discovery certificate for object 2019avu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29931 [ 2019TNSTR.236....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-12 14:23:41
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 2019avu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aailsvk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:48:42.910 (237.1787933) DEC = +52:53:26.58 (52.8907175)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 12:07:11 (JD=2458523.0049884)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 12:07:11
Flux: 19.55 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-28 12:12:14
Limiting flux: 19.88 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/2019avu