Discovery certificate for object 2019bda
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30175 [ 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 2019bda
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakpjnb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:19:34.811 (34.8950453) DEC = -06:06:15.76 (-6.1043768)
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:41:45.000 (JD=2458540.6123264)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:41:45.000
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-31 04:07:06
Limiting flux: 20.49 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: