Discovery certificate for object 2019bfi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30251 [ 2019TNSTR.292....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-27 13:17:59
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 2019bfi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaktizq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:14:05.850 (228.5243751) DEC = +37:12:51.98 (37.2144382)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 12:24:35 (JD=2458539.0170833)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 12:24:35
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 12:17:08
Limiting flux: 20.09 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/2019bfi