Discovery certificate for object 2019mfn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42851 [ 2019TNSTR1388....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-01 20:12:50
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

A. Dugas (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019mfn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abjarhj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:23:12.112 (5.8004652) DEC = +25:18:20.00 (25.3055551)
Discovery date: 2019-07-26 11:24:00.000 (JD=2458690.975)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-26 11:24:00.000
Flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-26 10:27:50
Limiting flux: 20.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: