Discovery certificate for object 2019tcp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49979 [ 2019TNSTR2160....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-23 13:12:44
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 2019tcp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19achtiwi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:15:10.343 (78.7930973) DEC = -27:14:58.59 (-27.24960735)
Discovery date: 2019-10-23 11:00:49.000 (JD=2458779.958912)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-23 11:00:49.000
Flux: 19.53 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-11 12:04:38
Limiting flux: 19.5722 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: