Discovery certificate for object 2019kx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28383 [ 2019TNSTR..60....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-09 09:40:19
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 2019kx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaaphbd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:32:15.853 (188.0660554) DEC = -10:15:25.10 (-10.2569732)
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 12:00:19 (JD=2458492.0002199)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 12:00:19
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-04 12:38:44
Limiting flux: 20.42 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/2019kx