Discovery certificate for object 2019bdc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30177 [ 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 2019bdc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakuzrp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:54:07.313 (28.5304702) DEC = -04:53:01.49 (-4.8837459)
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:43:42.000 (JD=2458540.6136921)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 02:43:42.000
Flux: 17.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: