Discovery certificate for object 2019mzt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43548 [ 2019TNSTR1460....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-09 17:12:19
Sender: Dr. Daniel Perley
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

Daniel Perley (LJMU), Lin Yan (Caltech), on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019mzt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abiagjr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:15:26.440 (303.860167) DEC = -00:34:30.10 (-0.575028)
Discovery date: 2019-07-24 07:34:19.000 (JD=2458688.8155)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-24 07:34:19.000
Flux: 19.84 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: No evidence of previous variability in ZTF at this location.

Details of the new object can be viewed here: