Discovery certificate for object 2019eks
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34085 [ 2019TNSTR.706....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 03:07:13
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: SN 2019eks
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aasfsoi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:48:52.715 (282.219646) DEC = +21:21:19.21 (21.3553356)
Discovery date: 2019-05-02 10:37:55 (JD=2458605.9429977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-02 10:37:55
Flux: 17.99 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-24 10:33:36
Limiting flux: 20.19 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/2019eks