Discovery certificate for object 2019ecs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33753 [ 2019TNSTR.641....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-26 08:27:58
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: SN 2019ecs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaripqw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:43:32.491 (160.8853791) DEC = +48:26:44.42 (48.4456724)
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 04:58:50.000 (JD=2458596.7075347)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 04:58:50.000
Flux: 19.61 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-13 04:41:51
Limiting flux: 20.1362 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: