Discovery certificate for object 2019lof
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42121 [ 2019TNSTR1295....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-21 12:23:39
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: AT 2019lof
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjgzxt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:13:14.838 (318.3118261) DEC = +25:14:01.32 (25.2337002)
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 10:53:36.000 (JD=2458662.9539005)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 10:53:36.000
Flux: 20.55 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-26 11:06:05
Limiting flux: 20.5185 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: