Discovery certificate for object 2019cks
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31580 [ 2019TNSTR.454....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-27 08:10:22
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: AT 2019cks
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamkugw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:54:12.509 (223.5521193) DEC = -18:41:18.23 (-18.6883973)
Discovery date: 2019-03-19 07:36:20.000 (JD=2458561.8168981)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-19 07:36:20.000
Flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-26 12:31:45
Limiting flux: 19.5162 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: