Discovery certificate for object 2019gcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36004 [ 2019TNSTR.882....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-30 08:10:56
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 2019gcx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavsalm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:49:36.505 (252.402106) DEC = +05:57:43.92 (5.9621998)
Discovery date: 2019-05-25 09:03:57.000 (JD=2458628.8777546)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-25 09:03:57.000
Flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-13 11:00:09
Limiting flux: 20.8596 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: