Discovery certificate for object 2019gck
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35984 [ 2019TNSTR.882....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-30 06:34:11
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 2019gck
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavktnq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:10:25.341 (197.6055859) DEC = +25:50:27.90 (25.8410824)
Discovery date: 2019-05-25 06:55:07 (JD=2458628.7882755)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-25 06:55:07
Flux: 19.4 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-13 05:31:30
Limiting flux: 19.8905 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019gck