Discovery certificate for object 2019can
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31061 [ 2019TNSTR.414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 12:52:30
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 2019can
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamkngy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:02:31.040 (225.6293341) DEC = -17:08:42.29 (-17.1450799)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 08:58:33 (JD=2458557.8739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 08:58:33
Flux: 18.32 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/2019can