Discovery certificate for object 2019npo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44062 [ 2019TNSTR1514....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 07:48:53
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 2019npo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpuyvi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:42:00.099 (250.5004134) DEC = +01:46:43.05 (1.778626075)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:41:53 (JD=2458711.737419)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:41:53
Flux: 17.2 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-13 04:09:40
Limiting flux: 19.5907 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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