Discovery certificate for object 2019vmc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53301 [ 2019TNSTR2447....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-25 03:37:07
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 2019vmc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19ackxlxm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:21:03.107 (275.26294638571) DEC = +55:37:23.34 (55.623151242857)
Discovery date: 2019-11-25 02:18:47.000 (JD=2458812.5963773)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-25 02:18:47.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-24 02:25:35
Limiting flux: 19.8146 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: