Discovery certificate for object 2019ep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28081 [ 2019TNSTR..31....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-05 10:47:26
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2019ep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaaxlby
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:23:10.570 (335.7940407) DEC = +79:46:16.60 (79.7712769)
Discovery date: 2019-01-05 02:41:16 (JD=2458488.6120023)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-05 02:41:16
Flux: 14.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-04 03:51:15
Limiting flux: 20.33 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019ep