Discovery certificate for object 2019otu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45306 [ 2019TNSTR1641....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-27 12:52:17
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 2019otu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abtsrte
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:50:50.217 (72.7092356) DEC = -18:48:09.75 (-18.8027097)
Discovery date: 2019-08-27 11:22:22 (JD=2458722.9738657)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-27 11:22:22
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019otu