Discovery certificate for object 2019kig
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40689 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 09:55:08
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 2019kig
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abdlqbu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:59:48.972 (194.9540499) DEC = +41:16:16.91 (41.2713652)
Discovery date: 2019-07-01 04:41:51 (JD=2458665.6957292)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-01 04:41:51
Flux: 20.04 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-26 05:20:04
Limiting flux: 20.6961 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: