Discovery certificate for object 2019bzk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31008 [ 2019TNSTR.409....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-19 09:26:25
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: SN 2019bzk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamqlxu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:50:02.097 (192.5087369) DEC = -17:39:17.27 (-17.654798)
Discovery date: 2019-03-16 08:02:32 (JD=2458558.8351042)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-16 08:02:32
Flux: 18.56 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-26 08:01:01
Limiting flux: 19.8809 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/2019bzk