Discovery certificate for object 2019bt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27886 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 14:11:02
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 2019bt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcakbo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:06:51.243 (151.7135112) DEC = +03:37:21.36 (3.6225995)
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 10:29:17.000 (JD=2458486.9370139)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 10:29:17.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 12:59:19
Limiting flux: 20.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: