Discovery certificate for object 2019cad
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31042 [ 2019TNSTR.415....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 08:22:50
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 2019cad
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamsetj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:08:42.955 (137.1789779) DEC = +44:48:46.02 (44.8127828)
Discovery date: 2019-03-17 05:42:43 (JD=2458559.7379977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-17 05:42:43
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-14 04:50:11
Limiting flux: 19.607 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/2019cad