Discovery certificate for object 2019sex
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48961 [ 2019TNSTR2035....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-08 12:38:00
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: AT 2019sex
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acdtkbv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:00:03.931 (120.0163783) DEC = -01:19:35.65 (-1.3265697)
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 11:38:45 (JD=2458764.9852546)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 11:38:45
Flux: 18.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-04 12:12:59
Limiting flux: 19.8643 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/2019sex