Discovery certificate for object 2019bgj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30290 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 00:05:27
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: AT 2019bgj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aaaikab
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:44:31.430 (116.1309579) DEC = +48:26:30.48 (48.4417991)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 04:52:19 (JD=2458538.7029977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 04:52:19
Flux: 15.97 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-20 07:42:14
Limiting flux: 19.07 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/2019bgj