Discovery certificate for object 2019nu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28567 [ 2019TNSTR..69....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-10 07:32:47
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 2019nu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaaajou
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:56:46.215 (359.1925623) DEC = +27:43:48.64 (27.730177)
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 02:25:08 (JD=2458486.600787)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 02:25:08
Flux: 20.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-31 02:56:15
Limiting flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: