Discovery certificate for object 2019hkp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37667 [ 2019TNSTR1003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-13 09:31:40
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 2019hkp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absuqpi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:35:00.464 (308.7519351) DEC = -17:44:49.68 (-17.7471325)
Discovery date: 2019-06-13 08:32:02.000 (JD=2458647.8555787)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-13 08:32:02.000
Flux: 14.14 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-10 11:31:39
Limiting flux: 19.6159 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: