Discovery certificate for object 2019gik
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36225 [ 2019TNSTR.891....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-31 20:57:03
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 2019gik
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aavyjig
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:34:59.455 (203.7477285) DEC = -08:05:30.28 (-8.0917451)
Discovery date: 2019-05-04 05:57:07.000 (JD=2458607.7479977)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-04 05:57:07.000
Flux: 19.1 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: