Discovery certificate for object 2019obi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44438 [ 2019TNSTR1567....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 12:40:31
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 2019obi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqykti
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:13:13.568 (78.30653275) DEC = -01:02:40.15 (-1.0444866)
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 12:12:56.000 (JD=2458714.0089931)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 12:12:56.000
Flux: 19.04 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: