Discovery certificate for object 2019btz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30783 [ 2019TNSTR1254....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-15 19:36:36
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 2019btz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aalyccw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:12:14.450 (168.0602103) DEC = +71:28:38.68 (71.4774105)
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 05:20:51.000 (JD=2458556.7228241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 05:20:51.000
Flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-04 06:42:27
Limiting flux: 20.579 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: