Discovery certificate for object 2019kpa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40987 [ 2019TNSTR1161....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 11:44:07
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 2019kpa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawdynj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:56:25.941 (224.1080884) DEC = +29:39:18.75 (29.6552085)
Discovery date: 2019-07-02 04:58:03 (JD=2458666.7069792)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-02 04:58:03
Flux: 19.35 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-29 05:10:59
Limiting flux: 20.6386 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/2019kpa