Discovery certificate for object 2019epx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34298 [ 2019TNSTR.712....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-05 19:57:49
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019epx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjyivn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:45:07.543 (236.2814304) DEC = +17:09:50.87 (17.1641303)
Discovery date: 2019-05-02 09:03:37 (JD=2458605.8775231)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-02 09:03:37
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-23 11:03:21
Limiting flux: 19.8655 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/2019epx