Discovery certificate for object 2019btv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30778 [ 2019TNSTR1254....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-15 19:33:58
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: AT 2019btv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aalxsao
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:01:50.181 (120.4590873) DEC = +03:25:13.56 (3.4204335)
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 04:36:06 (JD=2458547.6917361)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 04:36:06
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 05:28:06
Limiting flux: 20.0749 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/2019btv