Discovery certificate for object 2019ekv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34089 [ 2019TNSTR.706....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 03:58:22
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019ekv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarxrem
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:20:21.569 (245.0898705) DEC = -14:04:05.11 (-14.0680859)
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 08:54:14.000 (JD=2458598.8709954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 08:54:14.000
Flux: 18.77 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-19 10:58:04
Limiting flux: 18.09 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: