Discovery certificate for object 2019kej
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40556 [ 2019TNSTR1134....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-03 08:03:36
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 2019kej
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abddmnz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:55:29.784 (238.8741009) DEC = -25:44:50.78 (-25.7474384)
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 05:02:48.000 (JD=2458662.7102778)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 05:02:48.000
Flux: 17.06 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-20 05:01:40
Limiting flux: 20.1745 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: