Discovery certificate for object 2019iax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38506 [ 2019TNSTR1072....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-25 03:06:35
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019iax
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abattvp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:58:11.502 (329.5479236) DEC = -11:26:59.10 (-11.4497512)
Discovery date: 2019-06-18 10:32:09 (JD=2458652.9389931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-18 10:32:09
Flux: 19.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-15 09:11:31
Limiting flux: 18.95 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019iax