Discovery certificate for object 2019nhv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43796 [ 2019TNSTR1480....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-12 08:02:19
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 2019nhv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aazymjy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:55:31.962 (268.88317305) DEC = +18:33:06.74 (18.5518719)
Discovery date: 2019-08-12 04:03:04.000 (JD=2458707.6687963)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-12 04:03:04.000
Flux: 17.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-09 06:29:45
Limiting flux: 20.1592 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: