Discovery certificate for object 2019wu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29010 [ 2019TNSTR.120....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-20 08:49:51
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 2019wu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acksdvu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:25:11.179 (6.2965805) DEC = +42:03:54.17 (42.0650459)
Discovery date: 2019-01-10 03:41:26.000 (JD=2458493.6537847)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-10 03:41:26.000
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-07 03:40:36
Limiting flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: