Discovery certificate for object 2019ept
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34289 [ 2019TNSTR.712....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-05 19:52:28
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 2019ept
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarnyov
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:58:07.615 (164.5317275) DEC = +24:22:31.23 (24.3753414)
Discovery date: 2019-04-24 07:50:30.000 (JD=2458597.8267361)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-24 07:50:30.000
Flux: 19.09 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-24 06:06:33
Limiting flux: 20.7381 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: