Discovery certificate for object 2019ocf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44465 [ 2019TNSTR1568....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 15:57:10
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 2019ocf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarxxwb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:14:46.398 (288.6933231) DEC = -03:00:27.02 (-3.0075058)
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 09:07:12 (JD=2458598.88)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 09:07:12
Flux: 18.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-19 09:34:33
Limiting flux: 15.99 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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