Discovery certificate for object 2019pgt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45887 [ 2019TNSTR1700....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-02 08:47:31
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019pgt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abefxte
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:53:18.607 (283.3275304) DEC = -21:09:45.65 (-21.1626804)
Discovery date: 2019-08-30 03:44:38 (JD=2458725.6559954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-30 03:44:38
Flux: 19.16 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-27 05:47:02
Limiting flux: 19.34 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019pgt