Discovery certificate for object 2019gei
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36059 [ 2019TNSTR.891....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-31 06:27:26
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 2019gei
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavwbyn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:01:59.325 (165.4971885) DEC = +11:19:36.36 (11.326767)
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 04:04:29 (JD=2458634.6697917)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 04:04:29
Flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-09 04:36:32
Limiting flux: 20.4066 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/2019gei