Discovery certificate for object 2019bng
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30544 [ 2019TNSTR.335....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-06 10:21:27
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: AT 2019bng
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aagftma
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:07:16.565 (121.8190204) DEC = +14:57:03.72 (14.9510328)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 06:07:07.000 (JD=2458538.7549537)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 06:07:07.000
Flux: 18.04 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 05:26:44
Limiting flux: 19.8271 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: