Discovery certificate for object 2019blu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30491 [ 2019TNSTR.326....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-05 00:53:54
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: SN 2019blu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakisqk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:10:11.748 (167.5489497) DEC = +05:14:31.67 (5.2421297)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 10:04:48.000 (JD=2458526.92)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 10:04:48.000
Flux: 18.35 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-09 10:06:14
Limiting flux: 17.69 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/2019blu