Discovery certificate for object 2019ikt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38895 [ 2019TNSTR1103....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-29 11:01:30
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 2019ikt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abbwljz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:11:42.840 (287.9284996) DEC = +50:05:58.53 (50.0995908)
Discovery date: 2019-06-29 08:22:58 (JD=2458663.849294)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-29 08:22:58
Flux: 19.75 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-26 08:22:11
Limiting flux: 21.1768 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/2019ikt