Discovery certificate for object 2019kkj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40777 [ 2019TNSTR1147....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 12:22:12
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019kkj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aayvycv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:26:43.484 (36.6811837) DEC = +37:25:00.00 (37.4166675)
Discovery date: 2019-06-20 10:43:06 (JD=2458654.9465972)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-20 10:43:06
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: r-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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019kkj