Discovery certificate for object 2019njd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43852 [ 2019TNSTR1480....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-12 13:30:20
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 2019njd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpljdu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:23:45.829 (350.94095525) DEC = -13:46:58.63 (-13.78295195)
Discovery date: 2019-08-12 12:02:46.000 (JD=2458708.0019329)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-12 12:02:46.000
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-12 09:31:18
Limiting flux: 19.7339 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: