Discovery certificate for object 2019gct
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35998 [ 2019TNSTR.882....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-30 08:10:56
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: SN 2019gct
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavhwxs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:33:54.852 (218.4785516) DEC = +00:38:58.65 (0.6496259)
Discovery date: 2019-05-30 06:02:45.000 (JD=2458633.7519213)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-30 06:02:45.000
Flux: 18.56 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-14 07:02:47
Limiting flux: 19.8876 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: