Discovery certificate for object 2019rdn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47946 [ 2019TNSTR1933....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-27 06:13:03
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 2019rdn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acabgii
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:37:03.239 (294.2634955) DEC = -24:32:54.32 (-24.5484231)
Discovery date: 2019-09-22 04:52:19 (JD=2458748.7029977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-22 04:52:19
Flux: 17.43 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-11 03:31:40
Limiting flux: 18.68 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/2019rdn