Discovery certificate for object 2019bnp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30556 [ 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 2019bnp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakqfhq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:40:45.499 (100.1895778) DEC = +69:44:54.38 (69.7484377)
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 04:15:10 (JD=2458547.6772106)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 04:15:10
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 04:24:10
Limiting flux: 20.3547 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/2019bnp