Discovery certificate for object 2019cab
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31040 [ 2019TNSTR.414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 05:06:10
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 2019cab
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acskhfz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:30:37.504 (67.6562663) DEC = +35:50:31.77 (35.8421576)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 04:40:48 (JD=2458522.695)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 04:40:48
Flux: 18.72 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-08 03:40:19
Limiting flux: 20.31 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019cab