Discovery certificate for object 2019gat
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35911 [ 2019TNSTR.874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-29 08:39:01
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 2019gat
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavjfha
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:11:28.076 (212.8669847) DEC = +43:58:51.09 (43.9808595)
Discovery date: 2019-05-25 07:09:57 (JD=2458628.7985764)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for details regarding selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-25 07:09:57
Flux: 19.5 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-15 05:14:09
Limiting flux: 20.0116 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/2019gat