Discovery certificate for object 2019gep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36071 [ 2019TNSTR.891....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-31 06:35:34
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: AT 2019gep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavxjli
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:36:14.953 (189.062303) DEC = -11:55:16.92 (-11.9213673)
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 05:07:26.000 (JD=2458634.7134954)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 05:07:26.000
Flux: 19.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-14 06:00:24
Limiting flux: 19.5093 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: