Discovery certificate for object 2019gbs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35940 [ 2019TNSTR.874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-29 09:04:14
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 2019gbs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavornj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:20:43.792 (260.1824671) DEC = +14:02:40.59 (14.044608)
Discovery date: 2019-05-29 07:57:54 (JD=2458632.831875)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-29 07:57:54
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-24 09:03:30
Limiting flux: 20.4812 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/2019gbs