Discovery certificate for object 2019gto
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36652 [ 2019TNSTR.922....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-03 08:33:54
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 2019gto
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavxjoa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:16:47.088 (184.196201) DEC = -05:03:02.80 (-5.0507783)
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 05:08:46.000 (JD=2458634.7144329)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 05:08:46.000
Flux: 19.29 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-09 04:32:37
Limiting flux: 20.5475 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: