Discovery certificate for object 2019bam
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30105 [ 2019TNSTR.278....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 09:57:20
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: SN 2019bam
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakluwr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:48:58.502 (42.2437601) DEC = +26:30:13.68 (26.5038004)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 02:38:22 (JD=2458538.6099769)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 02:38:22
Flux: 19.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-09 04:17:02
Limiting flux: 20.38 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/2019bam