Discovery certificate for object 2019hxd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38356 [ 2019TNSTR1051....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-21 15:31:40
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 2019hxd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxdquf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:50:59.713 (312.7488042) DEC = +68:46:34.31 (68.7761974)
Discovery date: 2019-06-20 10:52:37 (JD=2458654.953206)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-20 10:52:37
Flux: 18.33 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-17 10:20:21
Limiting flux: 19.7284 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/2019hxd