Discovery certificate for object 2019omd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44974 [ 2019TNSTR1608....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-24 11:51:58
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 2019omd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqxibq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:36:57.792 (9.240801) DEC = -03:49:39.17 (-3.8275465)
Discovery date: 2019-08-24 09:32:36 (JD=2458719.8976505)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-24 09:32:36
Flux: 19.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-21 10:01:42
Limiting flux: 19.9028 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/2019omd