Discovery certificate for object 2019cax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31076 [ 2019TNSTR.414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 14:40:04
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 2019cax
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamtdws
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:59:28.167 (119.867363) DEC = -14:52:12.50 (-14.8701393)
Discovery date: 2019-03-18 02:49:55 (JD=2458560.6179977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-18 02:49:55
Flux: 17.07 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-15 05:02:24
Limiting flux: 19.18 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/2019cax