Discovery certificate for object 2019ico
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38553 [ 2019TNSTR1073....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-25 09:25:30
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 2019ico
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abastre
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:06.785 (296.2782714) DEC = -26:01:17.11 (-26.0214204)
Discovery date: 2019-06-24 09:31:27 (JD=2458658.8968519)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-24 09:31:27
Flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-15 11:32:32
Limiting flux: 19.6279 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/2019ico