Discovery certificate for object 2019kaa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40364 [ 2019TNSTR1116....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-01 13:36:48
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 2019kaa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aawgcbu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:23:46.994 (335.9458103) DEC = -03:29:25.34 (-3.4903715)
Discovery date: 2019-06-04 10:40:37.000 (JD=2458638.9448843)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-04 10:40:37.000
Flux: 17.63 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: