Discovery certificate for object 2019gig
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36213 [ 2019TNSTR.891....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-31 20:51:18
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 2019gig
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavoegl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:11:15.505 (212.814606) DEC = -08:18:56.99 (-8.3158296)
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 06:32:02.000 (JD=2458617.7722454)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 06:32:02.000
Flux: 19.91 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-04 07:04:54
Limiting flux: 20.517 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: