Discovery certificate for object 2019sxk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49762 [ 2019TNSTR2130....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-20 12:37:50
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 2019sxk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aceckgz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:37:00.420 (174.2517519) DEC = +54:05:25.78 (54.09049575)
Discovery date: 2019-10-09 12:10:35.000 (JD=2458766.0073495)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-09 12:10:35.000
Flux: 18.28 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: