Discovery certificate for object 2019bvd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30830 [ 2019TNSTR.388....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-16 08:16:11
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 2019bvd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abhhxcp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:31:02.167 (262.7590271) DEC = +71:52:03.10 (71.8675267)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 08:55:52.000 (JD=2458557.8721412)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 08:55:52.000
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: