Discovery certificate for object 2019nek
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43686 [ 2019TNSTR1472....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-11 07:08:02
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 2019nek
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abozhhg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:30:42.594 (322.67747295) DEC = -14:04:11.51 (-14.06986255)
Discovery date: 2019-08-10 10:34:58.000 (JD=2458705.9409491)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-10 10:34:58.000
Flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-10 09:25:43
Limiting flux: 20.344 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: