Discovery certificate for object 2019pkf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46047 [ 2019TNSTR1732....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-04 11:23:29
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: SN 2019pkf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abvgnxg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:56:34.814 (29.1450589) DEC = +39:08:27.23 (39.140896866667)
Discovery date: 2019-09-01 10:36:33 (JD=2458727.9420602)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-01 10:36:33
Flux: 19.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-29 10:39:57
Limiting flux: 20.7216 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/2019pkf