Discovery certificate for object 2019bhf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30324 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 08:47:39
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: AT 2019bhf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakswrb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:09:15.975 (227.3165642) DEC = +16:14:22.52 (16.2395896)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 13:04:48.000 (JD=2458527.045)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 13:04:48.000
Flux: 20.48 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 12:34:33
Limiting flux: 19.96 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: