Discovery certificate for object 2019fif
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35099 [ 2019TNSTR.779....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 13:32:57
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 2019fif
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aatmgjs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:07:16.986 (256.8207756) DEC = +40:27:57.79 (40.4660515)
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 07:26:22.000 (JD=2458606.8099769)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 07:26:22.000
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: