Discovery certificate for object 2019rpy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48382 [ 2019TNSTR1974....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 04:18:18
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 2019rpy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbiwij
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:36:45.243 (264.18851238889) DEC = +58:28:02.32 (58.46731)
Discovery date: 2019-09-28 04:19:06.000 (JD=2458754.6799421)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-28 04:19:06.000
Flux: 20.2 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-28 03:40:03
Limiting flux: 20.5739 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: