Discovery certificate for object 2019mbi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42699 [ 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: SN 2019mbi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abjibet
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:30:13.964 (247.55818376667) DEC = +66:38:01.75 (66.6338206)
Discovery date: 2019-07-29 05:11:05 (JD=2458693.7160417)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-29 05:11:05
Flux: 19.6 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-27 04:20:54
Limiting flux: 20.3777 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019mbi