Discovery certificate for object 2019lfd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41700 [ 2019TNSTR1275....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-15 16:28:21
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 2019lfd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abfaqcq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:43:23.122 (205.84634) DEC = +23:44:35.86 (23.7432938)
Discovery date: 2019-07-09 04:13:05.000 (JD=2458673.6757639)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-09 04:13:05.000
Flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-06 04:14:38
Limiting flux: 20.2006 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: