Discovery certificate for object 2019bnj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30547 [ 2019TNSTR.335....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-06 10:21:27
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 2019bnj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarqjzg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:39:52.749 (249.9697871) DEC = +28:49:10.09 (28.8194691)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 12:34:36 (JD=2458539.0240278)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 12:34:36
Flux: 19.2 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 13:10:23
Limiting flux: 19.948 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/2019bnj