Discovery certificate for object 2019kvs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41275 [ 2019TNSTR1174....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-08 14:13:34
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 2019kvs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abpygsk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:46:55.479 (26.731164) DEC = +45:36:10.17 (45.6028252)
Discovery date: 2019-06-09 10:55:57.000 (JD=2458643.9555324)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-09 10:55:57.000
Flux: 15.88 ABMag
Filter: g-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: