Discovery certificate for object 2019epj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34273 [ 2019TNSTR.712....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-05 19:46:48
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019epj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczdlsx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:24:53.618 (126.2234098) DEC = -09:08:38.36 (-9.1439882)
Discovery date: 2019-04-14 04:32:13.000 (JD=2458587.6890394)

Remarks: Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-14 04:32:13.000
Flux: 17.18 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: