Discovery certificate for object 2019ocb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44459 [ 2019TNSTR1568....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 15:55:29
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

M. Coughlin (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019ocb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaryxjf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:58:22.867 (254.5952784) DEC = -03:59:05.06 (-3.9847379)
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 11:22:33.000 (JD=2458598.9739931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 11:22:33.000
Flux: 19.88 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-25 09:44:38
Limiting flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: