Discovery certificate for object 2019nod
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44017 [ 2019TNSTR1504....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-15 14:56:18
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 2019nod
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abotzaz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:28:25.531 (22.10637968) DEC = -12:10:48.82 (-12.18022688)
Discovery date: 2019-08-04 10:57:56.000 (JD=2458699.9568981)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-04 10:57:56.000
Flux: 20.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-01 11:33:44
Limiting flux: 20.5568 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: