Discovery certificate for object 2019gif
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36212 [ 2019TNSTR.891....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-31 20:51:18
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019gif
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aauvlhw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:29:16.988 (172.3207848) DEC = +64:34:58.33 (64.5828686)
Discovery date: 2019-05-09 04:24:47 (JD=2458612.6838773)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-09 04:24:47
Flux: 21.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-09 04:22:08
Limiting flux: 20.6836 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/2019gif