Discovery certificate for object 2019ptt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46401 [ 2019TNSTR1781....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-09 01:37:02
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 2019ptt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abrougq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:56:36.001 (284.1500036) DEC = -18:08:37.63 (-18.1437867)
Discovery date: 2019-08-25 03:20:09 (JD=2458720.6389931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-25 03:20:09
Flux: 15.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-21 06:18:43
Limiting flux: 19.88 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/2019ptt