Discovery certificate for object 2019caq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31068 [ 2019TNSTR.414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 14:28:28
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019caq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acxbexw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:15:01.081 (213.754506) DEC = -09:15:57.18 (-9.2658825)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 07:59:31.000 (JD=2458557.8329977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 07:59:31.000
Flux: 17.06 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-26 12:05:45
Limiting flux: 19.96 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: