Discovery certificate for object 2019ofo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44560 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 07:52:24
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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: AT 2019ofo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaofdgl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:50:10.780 (207.54491646) DEC = +26:17:52.89 (26.29802432)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 10:45:55 (JD=2458522.9485648)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 10:45:55
Flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-28 12:56:00
Limiting flux: 19.7983 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/2019ofo