Discovery certificate for object 2019nfa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43707 [ 2019TNSTR1472....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-11 14:17:35
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 2019nfa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aboueif
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:31:54.758 (22.9781581) DEC = +36:40:17.50 (36.671528233333)
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 11:26:44.000 (JD=2458703.9768981)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 11:26:44.000
Flux: 21.2 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-08 10:51:50
Limiting flux: 20.6656 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: