Discovery certificate for object 2019nyu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44357 [ 2019TNSTR1567....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 04:40:18
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 2019nyu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqseqe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:55:18.314 (193.82630665) DEC = +30:24:52.25 (30.41451305)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 03:30:30.000 (JD=2458716.6461921)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 03:30:30.000
Flux: 19.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-26 04:45:44
Limiting flux: 20.1724 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: