Discovery certificate for object 2019bgg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30287 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 00:04:16
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: SN 2019bgg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakjfaz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:49:22.518 (267.3438238) DEC = +44:31:05.74 (44.5182598)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 12:48:57.000 (JD=2458527.0339931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 12:48:57.000
Flux: 17.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-29 13:16:19
Limiting flux: 20.04 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: