Discovery certificate for object 2019rta
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48488 [ 2019TNSTR1984....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-03 12:56:40
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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: SN 2019rta
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19accjfgv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:28:49.302 (127.2054254) DEC = +75:19:41.06 (75.32807105)
Discovery date: 2019-10-03 10:17:35 (JD=2458759.9288773)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-03 10:17:35
Flux: 17.96 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-30 12:45:01
Limiting flux: 19.6513 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019rta