Discovery certificate for object 2019bxm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30927 [ 2019TNSTR.404....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 09:56:49
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2019bxm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abfdfns
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:43:12.574 (250.8023932) DEC = +77:43:12.00 (77.7200011)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 08:52:34 (JD=2458557.869838)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 08:52:34
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-25 08:42:13
Limiting flux: 19.6339 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/2019bxm