Discovery certificate for object 2019zyu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59088 [ 2020TNSTR.178....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-18 16:07:28
Sender: Simeon Reusch
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

Simeon Reusch and Robert Stein (DESY) for the Zwicky Transient Facility report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019zyu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acxopgh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:40:06.511 (115.0271293) DEC = +29:12:07.74 (29.2021507)
Discovery date: 2019-12-16 08:38:23.000 (JD=2458833.8599884)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J074006.53+291208.1


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-16 08:38:23.000
Flux: 19.6293 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-10 06:59:36
Limiting flux: 19.3654 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/2019zyu