Discovery certificate for object 2019khd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40649 [ 2019TNSTR1134....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-03 12:07:07
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 2019khd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abdlcpe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:52:59.198 (313.2466573) DEC = -20:39:31.11 (-20.6586414)
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 11:31:41.000 (JD=2458667.9803356)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 11:31:41.000
Flux: 19.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-03 10:29:35
Limiting flux: 20.4524 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: