Discovery certificate for object 2019jyf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40249 [ 2019TNSTR1116....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-01 09:20:50
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 2019jyf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acetljy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:50:40.533 (342.6688863) DEC = -18:46:14.21 (-18.7706126)
Discovery date: 2019-06-12 10:34:08.000 (JD=2458646.9403819)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-12 10:34:08.000
Flux: 19.4 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: