Discovery certificate for object 2019byt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30974 [ 2019TNSTR.404....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 12:12:41
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 2019byt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aalbzvm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:03:03.180 (270.7632495) DEC = +17:33:41.33 (17.56148)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 12:27:13 (JD=2458558.018912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 12:27:13
Flux: 18.01 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: