Discovery certificate for object 2019ect
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33755 [ 2019TNSTR.641....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-26 08:32:13
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 2019ect
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarzyur
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:39:29.093 (159.8712193) DEC = -10:36:57.40 (-10.615945)
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 04:32:45.000 (JD=2458596.6894213)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 04:32:45.000
Flux: 20.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-14 06:05:41
Limiting flux: 19.658 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: