Discovery certificate for object 2019bbb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30120 [ 2019TNSTR.278....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 10:20:01
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 2019bbb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakszsn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:08:54.556 (182.227316) DEC = -07:04:27.00 (-7.0741668)
Discovery date: 2019-02-25 07:33:23 (JD=2458539.8148611)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-25 07:33:23
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-10 11:09:10
Limiting flux: 20.27 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/2019bbb