Discovery certificate for object 2019bil
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30368 [ 2019TNSTR.305....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-01 10:27:28
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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: AT 2019bil
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakrcru
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:49:26.604 (162.3608495) DEC = -14:13:36.19 (-14.2267189)
Discovery date: 2019-02-25 06:33:25 (JD=2458539.773206)


Remarks: Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-25 06:33:25
Flux: 16.01 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019bil