Discovery certificate for object 2019bcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30172 [ 2019TNSTR.285....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 08:56:17
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: AT 2019bcx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtlwvs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:56.971 (10.7373792) DEC = +33:36:01.78 (33.6004937)
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:49:43.000 (JD=2458540.6178704)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:49:43.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-31 04:11:08
Limiting flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: