Discovery certificate for object 2019lkt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41888 [ 2019TNSTR1287....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-17 22:01:25
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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: SN 2019lkt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abgnuri
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:28:55.470 (247.2311245) DEC = +70:01:58.98 (70.0330509)
Discovery date: 2019-07-17 04:53:44.000 (JD=2458681.7039931)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-17 04:53:44.000
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-14 05:25:22
Limiting flux: 20.2085 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: