Discovery certificate for object 2019kda
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40494 [ 2019TNSTR1126....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-02 13:30:01
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 2019kda
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abakktt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:20:20.116 (245.0838183) DEC = +51:49:16.82 (51.8213394)
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 04:46:50 (JD=2458660.6991898)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 04:46:50
Flux: 19.84 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-19 07:21:02
Limiting flux: 19.763 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019kda