Discovery certificate for object 2019bdd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30178 [ 2019TNSTR.285....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 08:56:17
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: AT 2019bdd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakuzvb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:58:19.741 (29.5822552) DEC = -04:45:27.97 (-4.7577693)
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:43:42.000 (JD=2458540.6136921)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:43:42.000
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: