Discovery certificate for object 2019epk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34275 [ 2019TNSTR.712....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-05 19:46:48
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 2019epk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarhoyh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:17:46.798 (124.4449907) DEC = +66:28:00.17 (66.4667139)
Discovery date: 2019-04-21 03:58:38.000 (JD=2458594.6657176)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-21 03:58:38.000
Flux: 20.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-18 03:57:05
Limiting flux: 19.563 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: