Discovery certificate for object 2019mee
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42798 [ 2019TNSTR1376....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-31 21:21:16
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019mee
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abkxmys
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:00:26.455 (240.1102286) DEC = +68:20:26.39 (68.34066355)
Discovery date: 2019-07-31 06:35:19.000 (JD=2458695.7745255)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-31 06:35:19.000
Flux: 17.99 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-30 07:22:01
Limiting flux: 20.2963 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019mee