Discovery certificate for object 2019fik
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35106 [ 2019TNSTR.779....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 13:34:17
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 2019fik
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aauxdwf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:13:31.639 (228.3818302) DEC = -09:39:14.67 (-9.6540756)
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 09:02:51.000 (JD=2458606.8769792)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-03 09:02:51.000
Flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-24 09:31:43
Limiting flux: 20.0186 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: