Discovery certificate for object 2019iep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38643 [ 2019TNSTR1080....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-26 12:18:28
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: SN 2019iep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abamqxo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:06:18.630 (1.5776236) DEC = +25:27:45.51 (25.4626407)
Discovery date: 2019-06-23 10:28:18 (JD=2458657.9363194)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-23 10:28:18
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-19 10:40:28
Limiting flux: 19.775 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/2019iep