Discovery certificate for object 2019flk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35248 [ 2019TNSTR.797....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-16 14:07:04
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019flk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aauxfaw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:27:39.965 (231.9165213) DEC = -19:48:46.09 (-19.812802)
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 07:26:24 (JD=2458617.81)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 07:26:24
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-05 08:05:16
Limiting flux: 19.82 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/2019flk