Discovery certificate for object 2019bge
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30285 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 00:02:22
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019bge
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aahsclk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:29:50.262 (37.4594252) DEC = +32:03:12.19 (32.0533867)
Discovery date: 2019-02-09 03:57:36.000 (JD=2458523.665)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-09 03:57:36.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-27 03:48:57
Limiting flux: 20.35 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: