Discovery certificate for object 2019lov
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42166 [ 2019TNSTR1295....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-21 15:20:52
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 2019lov
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abainto
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:22:12.993 (305.554138) DEC = +68:06:13.85 (68.1038478)
Discovery date: 2019-06-21 08:35:06.000 (JD=2458655.8577083)

Remarks: Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded. See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-21 08:35:06.000
Flux: 16.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-21 07:17:11
Limiting flux: 19.7534 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: