Discovery certificate for object 2019bfj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30252 [ 2019TNSTR.292....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-27 13:17:59
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 2019bfj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aalemmz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:40:58.355 (220.2431459) DEC = +23:09:09.99 (23.152774)
Discovery date: 2019-02-27 10:04:11.000 (JD=2458541.9195833)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-27 10:04:11.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 12:10:56
Limiting flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: