Discovery certificate for object 2019hbx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37239 [ 2019TNSTR.958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-08 10:32:54
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 2019hbx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aayfhtc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:39:12.776 (264.803233) DEC = +01:24:56.08 (1.4155787)
Discovery date: 2019-06-08 06:37:17.000 (JD=2458642.7759028)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-08 06:37:17.000
Flux: 16.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-05 10:24:28
Limiting flux: 20.8109 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: