Discovery certificate for object 2019ekf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34054 [ 2019TNSTR.699....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-03 11:35:25
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 2019ekf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aatjdah
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:53:25.484 (208.3561843) DEC = +58:56:49.89 (58.947192)
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 06:40:00.000 (JD=2458606.7777778)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 06:40:00.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-27 05:18:50
Limiting flux: 20.3162 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: