Discovery certificate for object 2019plx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46107 [ 2019TNSTR1753....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-06 10:41:40
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: AT 2019plx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abubnwx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:09:24.190 (17.350793357143) DEC = +45:27:58.89 (45.4663586)
Discovery date: 2019-08-29 10:18:33.000 (JD=2458724.9295486)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-29 10:18:33.000
Flux: 19.98 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-29 09:51:16
Limiting flux: 20.3638 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: