Discovery certificate for object 2019afz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29350 [ 2019TNSTR.157....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-28 11:53:46
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: SN 2019afz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aafljiq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:27:25.616 (171.8567327) DEC = +19:23:52.37 (19.3978815)
Discovery date: 2019-01-28 09:07:31.000 (JD=2458511.8802199)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-28 09:07:31.000
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 11:27:01
Limiting flux: 20.97 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: