Discovery certificate for object 2019smu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49350 [ 2019TNSTR2076....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-14 12:02:34
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 2019smu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aceckai
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:16:59.096 (169.2462352) DEC = +47:13:18.01 (47.2216707)
Discovery date: 2019-10-09 12:09:56 (JD=2458766.0068981)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-09 12:09:56
Flux: 18.01 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019smu