Discovery certificate for object 2019bvp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30850 [ 2019TNSTR.387....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-16 09:05:40
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019bvp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaflcgn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:38:33.622 (159.6400902) DEC = -07:10:14.46 (-7.1706832)
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 04:53:45.000 (JD=2458547.7039931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 04:53:45.000
Flux: 17.56 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-26 12:24:28
Limiting flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: