Discovery certificate for object 2019bgl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30292 [ 2019TNSTR.299....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 00:06:17
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 2019bgl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakpcuw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:22:03.047 (260.5126947) DEC = +59:06:53.37 (59.114826)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 12:20:09.000 (JD=2458527.0139931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 12:20:09.000
Flux: 19.85 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-29 13:14:52
Limiting flux: 20.42 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: