Discovery certificate for object 2019lkx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41893 [ 2019TNSTR1287....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-17 22:11:48
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: SN 2019lkx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abgiwkt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:41:02.910 (55.2621241) DEC = +34:39:07.37 (34.6520467)
Discovery date: 2019-07-14 10:39:00 (JD=2458678.94375)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-14 10:39:00
Flux: 18.87 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-11 10:59:52
Limiting flux: 20.0963 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/2019lkx