Discovery certificate for object 2019iel
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38639 [ 2019TNSTR1080....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-26 11:40:22
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 2019iel
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abbftgc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:01:32.755 (315.3864789) DEC = -18:41:16.09 (-18.6878018)
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 10:07:35.000 (JD=2458660.9219444)

Remarks: Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded. See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 10:07:35.000
Flux: 17.19 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-23 10:01:50
Limiting flux: 19.5 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: