Discovery certificate for object 2019cx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28020 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 15:56:20
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 2019cx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaaplqp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:21:18.818 (245.3284103) DEC = +29:44:30.62 (29.7418382)
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 12:19:31.000 (JD=2458488.0135648)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 12:19:31.000
Flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: