Discovery certificate for object 2019eak
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33674 [ 2019TNSTR.634....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-25 19:49:59
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019eak
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aailtzw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:07:44.192 (256.9341325) DEC = +02:56:53.00 (2.948056)
Discovery date: 2019-04-24 09:36:00 (JD=2458597.9)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-24 09:36:00
Flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-18 11:36:57
Limiting flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: