Discovery certificate for object 2019ail
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29439 [ 2019TNSTR.183....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-01 08:19:56
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019ail
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aadnsqj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:28:27.280 (157.113666) DEC = +12:42:21.81 (12.7060587)
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 10:55:12.000 (JD=2458491.955)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 10:55:12.000
Flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-03 12:00:00
Limiting flux: 20.56 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: