Discovery certificate for object 2019fdb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34868 [ 2019TNSTR.771....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-13 19:08:00
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 2019fdb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawjxgs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:52:27.925 (253.1163549) DEC = +45:11:09.02 (45.1858376)
Discovery date: 2019-05-13 09:55:08 (JD=2458616.913287)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-13 09:55:08
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-09 10:52:25
Limiting flux: 20.8893 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/2019fdb