Discovery certificate for object 2019ekw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34091 [ 2019TNSTR.706....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 04:00:34
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 2019ekw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aatlpmk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:08:35.047 (227.1460297) DEC = +29:19:42.59 (29.3284963)
Discovery date: 2019-04-29 06:56:09 (JD=2458602.7889931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-29 06:56:09
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-24 09:59:02
Limiting flux: 20.32 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/2019ekw