Discovery certificate for object 2019bnu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30563 [ 2019TNSTR.335....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-06 10:21:27
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 2019bnu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakthjl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:22:04.264 (200.5177682) DEC = +22:16:11.32 (22.2698106)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 11:05:00.000 (JD=2458538.9618056)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 11:05:00.000
Flux: 19.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 10:54:28
Limiting flux: 20.1774 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: