Discovery certificate for object 2019bbd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30122 [ 2019TNSTR.278....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 10:21:10
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 2019bbd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaksrgj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:38:06.406 (189.5266925) DEC = +08:02:46.33 (8.0462038)
Discovery date: 2019-02-25 08:32:15 (JD=2458539.8557292)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-25 08:32:15
Flux: 19.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-10 11:03:50
Limiting flux: 20.36 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/2019bbd