Discovery certificate for object 2019sks
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49269 [ 2019TNSTR2062....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-11 14:28:07
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 2019sks
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acdubmt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:45:00.101 (146.25042163333) DEC = +25:00:52.61 (25.014613633333)
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 11:42:40 (JD=2458764.9879745)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-08 11:42:40
Flux: 19.81 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-04 12:21:35
Limiting flux: 19.8862 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/2019sks