Discovery certificate for object 2019ofm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44558 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 07:52:06
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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: SN 2019ofm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abrdxbh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:50:54.629 (222.72762123333) DEC = +27:34:57.42 (27.5826173)
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 03:44:40 (JD=2458715.6560185)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 03:44:40
Flux: 20.43 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-17 05:44:32
Limiting flux: 19.5305 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/2019ofm