Discovery certificate for object 2019bvl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30843 [ 2019TNSTR.387....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-16 08:43:00
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: AT 2019bvl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abuqkdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:49:57.153 (102.4881358) DEC = +28:14:17.67 (28.2382405)
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 05:41:16.000 (JD=2458543.7369907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 05:41:16.000
Flux: 19.13 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-24 06:10:04
Limiting flux: 18.66 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: