Discovery certificate for object 2019hxi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38368 [ 2019TNSTR1051....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-21 15:40:24
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 2019hxi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaxlfxj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:25:52.829 (246.4701195) DEC = -23:19:36.94 (-23.3269265)
Discovery date: 2019-06-05 07:02:21.000 (JD=2458639.7933102)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-05 07:02:21.000
Flux: 14.73 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: