Discovery certificate for object 2019hxa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38353 [ 2019TNSTR1051....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-21 15:22:19
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: AT 2019hxa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abahsha
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:02:40.507 (195.6687772) DEC = +15:52:54.02 (15.8816733)
Discovery date: 2019-06-18 06:36:16 (JD=2458652.7751852)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-18 06:36:16
Flux: 19.63 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-15 05:12:38
Limiting flux: 19.5342 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019hxa