Discovery certificate for object 2019py
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28704 [ 2019TNSTR..74....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-11 14:03:08
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 2019py
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaapoxk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:41:55.687 (175.4820307) DEC = -01:48:53.66 (-1.8149058)
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 11:31:32.000 (JD=2458491.9802431)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 11:31:32.000
Flux: 19.75 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 12:04:53
Limiting flux: 20.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: