Discovery certificate for object 2019ekr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34084 [ 2019TNSTR.706....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 03:06:38
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 2019ekr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaprhvf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:17:48.799 (334.4533305) DEC = +45:38:50.90 (45.6474736)
Discovery date: 2019-04-09 11:15:21 (JD=2458582.9689931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-09 11:15:21
Flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019ekr