Discovery certificate for object 2019ptv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46405 [ 2019TNSTR1781....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-09 02:32:33
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019ptv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxfunp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:01:09.513 (300.2896376) DEC = +50:51:36.34 (50.8600944)
Discovery date: 2019-09-06 06:15:50.000 (JD=2458732.7609954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-06 06:15:50.000
Flux: 19.61 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-04 06:53:16
Limiting flux: 20.35 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: