Discovery certificate for object 2019lma
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41937 [ 2019TNSTR1290....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-20 12:13:31
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: AT 2019lma
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abgknfb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:53:00.257 (253.2510688) DEC = -21:31:04.39 (-21.5178856)
Discovery date: 2019-07-15 05:00:57.000 (JD=2458679.7089931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-15 05:00:57.000
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-09 07:10:33
Limiting flux: 20.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: