Discovery certificate for object 2019kir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40704 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 10:09:18
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019kir
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abctptb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:55:22.856 (343.8452318) DEC = +43:28:49.11 (43.4803076)
Discovery date: 2019-07-01 10:39:30 (JD=2458665.9440972)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-01 10:39:30
Flux: 19.3 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-27 11:13:14
Limiting flux: 20.6034 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/2019kir