Discovery certificate for object 2019iej
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38637 [ 2019TNSTR1080....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-26 11:40:22
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 2019iej
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abnvytu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:44:51.146 (296.2131076) DEC = +72:19:24.81 (72.323558)
Discovery date: 2019-06-23 09:49:58 (JD=2458657.9096991)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-23 09:49:58
Flux: 17.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-21 08:52:10
Limiting flux: 19.7429 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/2019iej