Discovery certificate for object 2019vca
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 52913 [ 2019TNSTR2396....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-18 09:14:53
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2019vca
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acsvqrx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:17:41.147 (64.4214448) DEC = -03:30:43.99 (-3.51221935)
Discovery date: 2019-11-16 07:31:39 (JD=2458803.8136458)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-16 07:31:39
Flux: 19.62 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-06 08:35:07
Limiting flux: 20.0711 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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