Discovery certificate for object 2019zy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29143 [ 2019TNSTR1231....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-24 08:56:51
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 2019zy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaegspa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:02:00.028 (75.5001186) DEC = -24:21:54.36 (-24.3651009)
Discovery date: 2019-01-24 04:34:15.000 (JD=2458507.690463)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-24 04:34:15.000
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: