Discovery certificate for object 2019bao
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30107 [ 2019TNSTR.278....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 09:57:20
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019bao
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaknate
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:29:18.522 (157.3271731) DEC = +06:07:21.83 (6.1227316)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 05:57:03.000 (JD=2458538.747963)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 05:57:03.000
Flux: 18.09 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-28 10:08:41
Limiting flux: 20.35 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: