Discovery certificate for object 2019pip
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45985 [ 2019TNSTR1722....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-03 18:20:50
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 2019pip
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abvionh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:55:00.222 (253.7509242) DEC = +14:03:04.79 (14.0513304)
Discovery date: 2019-09-02 03:36:00 (JD=2458728.65)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-02 03:36:00
Flux: 20.73 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-30 05:39:50
Limiting flux: 20.06 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/2019pip