Discovery certificate for object 2019bgk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30291 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 00:05:52
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 2019bgk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakjbej
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:50:56.070 (177.7336254) DEC = +36:30:15.39 (36.5042757)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 11:47:02.000 (JD=2458526.9909954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 11:47:02.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 10:35:02
Limiting flux: 20.16 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: