Discovery certificate for object 2019cep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31209 [ 2019TNSTR.443....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-26 04:01:12
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 2019cep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aamvfgy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:18:12.148 (289.5506156) DEC = +34:52:34.83 (34.8763409)
Discovery date: 2019-03-18 11:11:02.000 (JD=2458560.9659954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-18 11:11:02.000
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-15 12:08:38
Limiting flux: 19.85 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: