Discovery certificate for object 2019ocd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44462 [ 2019TNSTR1568....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 15:56:10
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2019ocd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aasbamy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:25:03.760 (231.2656676) DEC = +24:55:39.29 (24.9275799)
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 09:50:24 (JD=2458598.91)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 09:50:24
Flux: 20.75 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019ocd