Discovery certificate for object 2019txa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 51360 [ 2019TNSTR2251....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-02 06:49:57
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019txa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aadphcr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:43:29.369 (40.872372) DEC = -01:00:06.82 (-1.0018934)
Discovery date: 2019-01-20 03:04:52.000 (JD=2458503.6283796)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-20 03:04:52.000
Flux: 19.2334 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 04:01:10
Limiting flux: 20.2803 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: