Discovery certificate for object 2019omc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44973 [ 2019TNSTR1608....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-24 11:51:58
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019omc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acjwcxy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:11.814 (20.7992263) DEC = -20:29:14.31 (-20.48730755)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 11:01:18 (JD=2458716.9592361)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 11:01:18
Flux: 19.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-12 12:01:22
Limiting flux: 20.253 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/2019omc