Discovery certificate for object 2019nfd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43711 [ 2019TNSTR1472....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-11 14:17:35
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2019nfd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpfnry
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:44:48.169 (26.2007048) DEC = -25:22:05.38 (-25.3681619)
Discovery date: 2019-08-11 11:01:24 (JD=2458706.9593056)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-11 11:01:24
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019nfd