Discovery certificate for object 2019bau
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30113 [ 2019TNSTR.278....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 09:57:20
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 2019bau
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakpfax
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:51:12.367 (252.8015275) DEC = +62:31:03.78 (62.5177176)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 12:47:58.000 (JD=2458539.0333218)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 12:47:58.000
Flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 12:46:30
Limiting flux: 20.19 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: