Discovery certificate for object 2019dfy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32792 [ 2019TNSTR.548....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-11 08:35:39
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 2019dfy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaomnwf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:53:42.979 (223.4290805) DEC = -05:49:02.54 (-5.8173733)
Discovery date: 2019-04-08 07:38:58.000 (JD=2458581.8187269)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-08 07:38:58.000
Flux: 19.48 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-31 09:38:30
Limiting flux: 19.8818 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: