Discovery certificate for object 2019nty
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44195 [ 2019TNSTR1532....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-18 13:00:54
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019nty
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdjlbr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:18:49.070 (244.704457425) DEC = +72:44:12.61 (72.736837175)
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 05:19:09 (JD=2458713.7216435)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 05:19:09
Flux: 14.25 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-16 05:11:25
Limiting flux: 19.6073 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/2019nty