Discovery certificate for object 2019vya
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53807 [ 2019TNSTR2504....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-02 13:58:00
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 2019vya
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abhrfpg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:56:48.817 (344.203405) DEC = +36:55:43.31 (36.92869625)
Discovery date: 2019-11-27 02:56:51 (JD=2458814.6228241)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-27 02:56:51
Flux: 17.47 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-24 04:16:01
Limiting flux: 20.2407 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/2019vya