Discovery certificate for object 2019maf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42652 [ 2019TNSTR1370....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-30 21:50:37
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019maf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acggbaa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:05:52.684 (61.46951855) DEC = -03:10:36.60 (-3.1768345)
Discovery date: 2019-07-30 11:07:20 (JD=2458694.9634259)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-30 11:07:20
Flux: 15.08 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019maf