Discovery certificate for object 2019bij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30366 [ 2019TNSTR.305....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-01 10:25:25
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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: SN 2019bij
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaljeup
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:07:50.729 (121.9613722) DEC = +00:31:48.36 (0.5301013)
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 05:27:10 (JD=2458543.7271991)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 05:27:10
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-09 05:29:36
Limiting flux: 20.04 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/2019bij