Discovery certificate for object 2019vfy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53064

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 2019vfy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acrvopx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:20:35.481 (110.1478391) DEC = +24:56:14.95 (24.93748635)
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 08:39:38 (JD=2458799.8608565)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 08:39:38
Flux: 17.84 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-11 10:25:41
Limiting flux: 19.5707 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/2019vfy