Discovery certificate for object 2019iu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28285 [ 2019TNSTR..48....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-08 08:27:24
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 2019iu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxgzpr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:15:20.432 (33.8351336) DEC = -14:18:58.85 (-14.3163474)
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 04:12:42.000 (JD=2458487.6754861)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 04:12:42.000
Flux: 19.95 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: