Discovery certificate for object 2019cpa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31762 [ 2019TNSTR.477....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-01 08:05:37
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 2019cpa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwvmgu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:38:23.111 (54.5962967) DEC = +73:46:40.27 (73.7778515)
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 04:08:18.000 (JD=2458491.6724421)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 04:08:18.000
Flux: 20.28 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 08:53:24
Limiting flux: 19.9409 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: