Discovery certificate for object 2019bab
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30091 [ 2019TNSTR.277....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 06:56:15
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: AT 2019bab
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aahsukw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:42:15.304 (100.5637682) DEC = +26:25:51.31 (26.4309188)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 04:23:31.000 (JD=2458522.6829977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 04:23:31.000
Flux: 17.97 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-31 09:21:36
Limiting flux: 17.23 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: