Discovery certificate for object 2019cgj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31282 [ 2019TNSTR.444....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-26 11:20:26
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019cgj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acerdie
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:50:40.698 (162.6695741) DEC = +16:15:37.19 (16.2603298)
Discovery date: 2019-03-17 07:59:37.000 (JD=2458559.8330671)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-17 07:59:37.000
Flux: 19.84 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-16 04:58:42
Limiting flux: 19.7379 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: