Discovery certificate for object 2019pkd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46043 [ 2019TNSTR1732....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-04 10:23:30
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: SN 2019pkd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abuxhqc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:24:09.933 (21.041388733333) DEC = +06:58:17.23 (6.9714535)
Discovery date: 2019-08-31 09:05:37.000 (JD=2458726.878912)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-31 09:05:37.000
Flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-28 10:31:47
Limiting flux: 20.9541 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: