Discovery certificate for object 2019bf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27847 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 12:05:39
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 2019bf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adayifh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:32:34.427 (128.1434439) DEC = +10:53:09.24 (10.8859008)
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 10:06:42.000 (JD=2458486.9213194)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 10:06:42.000
Flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 10:15:10
Limiting flux: 20.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: