Discovery certificate for object 2019lfx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41732 [ 2019TNSTR1280....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-16 04:35:52
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 2019lfx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abfwhja
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:47:25.577 (191.8565697) DEC = +25:23:16.64 (25.3879547)
Discovery date: 2019-07-12 04:40:48.000 (JD=2458676.695)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-12 04:40:48.000
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-12 04:11:59
Limiting flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: