Discovery certificate for object 2019lfu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41727 [ 2019TNSTR1280....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-16 01:31:07
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019lfu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abfhszx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:04:51.348 (316.2139485) DEC = -22:02:27.88 (-22.0410775)
Discovery date: 2019-07-09 10:37:55.000 (JD=2458673.9429977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-09 10:37:55.000
Flux: 20.19 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-06 10:30:43
Limiting flux: 20.64 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: