Discovery certificate for object 2019txu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 51395 [ 2019TNSTR2251....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-02 07:57:25
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 2019txu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavorla
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:30:24.187 (262.6007793) DEC = +14:01:53.31 (14.0314737)
Discovery date: 2019-05-29 07:57:12.000 (JD=2458632.8313889)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-29 07:57:12.000
Flux: 19.9603 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-24 11:32:12
Limiting flux: 19.782 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: