Discovery certificate for object 2019gxi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36981 [ 2019TNSTR.937....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-05 08:58:56
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: SN 2019gxi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aawqckx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:02:17.204 (270.5716837) DEC = +69:52:55.10 (69.8819724)
Discovery date: 2019-06-02 10:39:44 (JD=2458636.9442593)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-02 10:39:44
Flux: 20.04 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-30 11:23:42
Limiting flux: 20.2646 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/2019gxi