Discovery certificate for object 2019gbp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35937 [ 2019TNSTR.874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-29 09:04:14
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 2019gbp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavjzny
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:57:33.465 (269.3894379) DEC = +16:26:41.23 (16.4447851)
Discovery date: 2019-05-24 11:30:55.000 (JD=2458627.9798148)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-24 11:30:55.000
Flux: 19.45 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-24 09:02:08
Limiting flux: 19.6109 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: