Discovery certificate for object 2019gcu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36000 [ 2019TNSTR.882....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-30 08:10:56
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: SN 2019gcu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavlnjz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:10:02.589 (212.5107872) DEC = +04:25:47.36 (4.4298219)
Discovery date: 2019-05-30 06:06:40 (JD=2458633.7546412)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-30 06:06:40
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-14 07:03:26
Limiting flux: 19.9249 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/2019gcu