Discovery certificate for object 2019it
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28284 [ 2019TNSTR..48....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-08 08:23:37
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019it
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aabkfcq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:25:33.179 (351.3882473) DEC = +13:08:11.04 (13.136401)
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 02:29:02.000 (JD=2458491.6034954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 02:29:02.000
Flux: 19.45 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-04 03:24:20
Limiting flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: