Discovery certificate for object 2019vfq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53056

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-12 09:07:55
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: AT 2019vfq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acrvgpn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:04:02.786 (106.01160845) DEC = +31:05:24.62 (31.0901725)
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 08:15:24 (JD=2458799.8440278)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 08:15:24
Flux: 18.56 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-09 13:12:49
Limiting flux: 19.8894 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019vfq