Discovery certificate for object 2019bgf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30286 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 00:02:49
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2019bgf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aajwhbc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:03:13.922 (180.8080092) DEC = +54:01:02.35 (54.01732)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 10:46:33 (JD=2458526.9489931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 10:46:33
Flux: 19.53 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-31 10:42:14
Limiting flux: 16.96 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019bgf