Discovery certificate for object 2019cts
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31975 [ 2019TNSTR.502....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-04 07:43:49
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 2019cts
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aanetvz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:48:16.079 (162.0669941) DEC = +20:15:38.52 (20.2606991)
Discovery date: 2019-04-02 05:30:06.000 (JD=2458575.7292361)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-02 05:30:06.000
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-17 07:27:02
Limiting flux: 19.6857 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: