Discovery certificate for object 2019kpd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40992 [ 2019TNSTR1161....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 11:56:51
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 2019kpd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abcpuvr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:28:50.495 (292.2103938) DEC = -15:21:44.29 (-15.3623017)
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 08:02:25 (JD=2458667.8350231)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 08:02:25
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-24 10:34:56
Limiting flux: 19.9764 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/2019kpd