Discovery certificate for object 2019mal
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42663 [ 2019TNSTR1370....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-30 21:50:37
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: SN 2019mal
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abidfsb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:09:06.584 (347.2774317) DEC = -17:40:27.34 (-17.67426174)
Discovery date: 2019-07-24 10:00:59.000 (JD=2458688.9173495)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-24 10:00:59.000
Flux: 20.06 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-13 10:38:27
Limiting flux: 20.5902 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: