Discovery certificate for object 2019lu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28436 [ 2019TNSTR..60....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-09 14:17:14
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: AT 2019lu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaaelvd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:24:55.285 (156.230354) DEC = -17:20:53.09 (-17.3480808)
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 10:29:41 (JD=2458487.9372917)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-04 10:29:41
Flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: