Discovery certificate for object 2019kdd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40500 [ 2019TNSTR1126....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-02 13:30:01
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 2019kdd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abcveak
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:45:41.441 (266.4226725) DEC = +01:58:07.68 (1.9688003)
Discovery date: 2019-06-02 10:55:13.000 (JD=2458636.9550231)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-02 10:55:13.000
Flux: 18.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-02 07:37:57
Limiting flux: 20.7503 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: