Discovery certificate for object 2019njy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43879 [ 2019TNSTR1485....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-13 04:23:12
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019njy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abhxwky
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:33.350 (296.3889576) DEC = +39:24:32.72 (39.4090902)
Discovery date: 2019-08-11 05:02:24.000 (JD=2458706.71)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-11 05:02:24.000
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-10 05:41:16
Limiting flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: