Discovery certificate for object 2019ffm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34998 [ 2019TNSTR.779....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 10:17:30
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: SN 2019ffm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aauqywe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:50:30.808 (267.6283677) DEC = +77:29:01.84 (77.4838441)
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 07:53:43.000 (JD=2458617.8289699)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 07:53:43.000
Flux: 19.03 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-03 11:11:25
Limiting flux: 20.9144 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: