Discovery certificate for object 2019ben
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30225 [ 2019TNSTR.284....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 22:44:00
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 2019ben
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakynun
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:44:45.828 (116.1909498) DEC = +15:13:13.68 (15.2204676)
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 06:04:19.000 (JD=2458534.7529977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 06:04:19.000
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-20 05:28:19
Limiting flux: 19.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: