Discovery certificate for object 2019kop
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40964 [ 2019TNSTR1156....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-05 13:52:59
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 2019kop
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abbymoy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:15:30.186 (18.8757751) DEC = +43:18:18.21 (43.3050578)
Discovery date: 2019-07-02 10:11:51 (JD=2458666.9248958)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-02 10:11:51
Flux: 19.65 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-27 10:28:05
Limiting flux: 20.1627 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019kop