Discovery certificate for object 2019ojt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44882 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 10:51:43
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: AT 2019ojt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpnhra
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:12:59.438 (318.24766) DEC = -04:41:59.58 (-4.6998835)
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 07:34:46 (JD=2458715.8158218)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 07:34:46
Flux: 19.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-07 09:13:24
Limiting flux: 19.7605 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/2019ojt