Discovery certificate for object 2019kiu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40707 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 10:12:49
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: SN 2019kiu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abctnpk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:41:52.571 (340.4690443) DEC = +18:38:57.45 (18.6492913)
Discovery date: 2019-07-01 10:35:31.000 (JD=2458665.9413426)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-01 10:35:31.000
Flux: 19.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-27 11:27:31
Limiting flux: 20.2574 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: