Discovery certificate for object 2019hfs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37424 [ 2019TNSTR.972....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-10 16:58:22
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 2019hfs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmqkmp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:39:37.146 (294.9047732) DEC = -13:46:10.63 (-13.7696195)
Discovery date: 2019-05-15 09:05:11.000 (JD=2458618.8785995)

Remarks: Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded. See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-15 09:05:11.000
Flux: 14.2 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: