Discovery certificate for object 2019kkg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40773 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 12:22:12
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 2019kkg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczzmsz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:22:14.463 (35.5602613) DEC = +79:58:21.44 (79.9726209)
Discovery date: 2019-06-13 11:29:00.000 (JD=2458647.9784838)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-13 11:29:00.000
Flux: 16.19 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: