Discovery certificate for object 2019ocg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44466 [ 2019TNSTR1568....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 15:57:25
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 2019ocg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aashlts
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:52:45.011 (253.1875476) DEC = -19:05:38.88 (-19.0941338)
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 09:01:26.000 (JD=2458598.8759954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 09:01:26.000
Flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-19 10:59:31
Limiting flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: