Discovery certificate for object 2019mat
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42674 [ 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: AT 2019mat
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abinscz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:03:37.029 (300.90428955) DEC = -18:46:43.76 (-18.7788219)
Discovery date: 2019-07-26 08:32:22.000 (JD=2458690.8558218)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-26 08:32:22.000
Flux: 19.37 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-11 07:31:21
Limiting flux: 19.8605 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: