Discovery certificate for object 2019gnu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36429 [ 2019TNSTR.900....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-01 11:47:36
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 2019gnu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abteipt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:46:45.728 (341.6905341) DEC = +12:29:35.49 (12.4931913)
Discovery date: 2019-06-01 09:36:36 (JD=2458635.9004167)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-01 09:36:36
Flux: 18.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019gnu