Discovery certificate for object 2019kab
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40370 [ 2019TNSTR1116....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-01 13:36:48
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019kab
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abctxby
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:41:02.579 (355.2607472) DEC = +02:57:54.61 (2.9651704)
Discovery date: 2019-06-09 11:00:30 (JD=2458643.9586921)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-09 11:00:30
Flux: 20.21 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019kab