Discovery certificate for object 2019caa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31039 [ 2019TNSTR.414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 05:05:45
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2019caa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acurjae
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:13:51.474 (138.4644752) DEC = -11:56:43.00 (-11.9452776)
Discovery date: 2019-02-09 05:03:50 (JD=2458523.7109954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-09 05:03:50
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019caa