Discovery certificate for object 2019awf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29958 [ 2019TNSTR.236....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-12 22:13:07
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 2019awf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aailtfn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:26:59.557 (246.7481553) DEC = +44:23:02.32 (44.3839788)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 12:08:32 (JD=2458523.0059259)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 12:08:32
Flux: 19.27 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-28 13:10:07
Limiting flux: 19.94 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/2019awf