Discovery certificate for object 2019dca
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32452 [ 2019TNSTR1258....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 09:54:17
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
Source Group: 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 2019dca
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvwaun
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:47:52.808 (176.9700331) DEC = -05:15:15.20 (-5.2542217)
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 08:02:40 (JD=2458556.8351852)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 08:02:40
Flux: 19.73 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 12:00:02
Limiting flux: 20.6556 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019dca