Discovery certificate for object 2019dku
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33012 [ 2019TNSTR.566....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-13 13:27:54
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2019dku
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aapnzde
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:57:48.275 (224.4511446) DEC = +34:28:41.26 (34.4781285)
Discovery date: 2019-04-10 08:55:59 (JD=2458583.8722222)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-10 08:55:59
Flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-10 08:21:59
Limiting flux: 20.1893 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019dku