Discovery certificate for object 2019bwd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30874 [ 2019TNSTR.404....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 09:27:38
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 2019bwd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamqqep
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:00:50.795 (195.2116438) DEC = -08:55:22.70 (-8.9229716)
Discovery date: 2019-03-16 08:32:34.000 (JD=2458558.8559491)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-16 08:32:34.000
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-01 09:03:24
Limiting flux: 19.6639 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: