Discovery certificate for object 2019ma
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28472 [ 2019TNSTR..60....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-09 14:28:09
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 2019ma
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcawvn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:18:28.083 (259.6170122) DEC = +23:01:27.06 (23.0241845)
Discovery date: 2019-01-09 13:11:05.000 (JD=2458493.049375)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-09 13:11:05.000
Flux: 17.75 ABMag
Filter: g-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: