Discovery certificate for object 2019mbf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42695 [ 2019TNSTR1370....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-30 21:50:37
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 2019mbf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abjbbia
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:21:50.675 (230.46114675) DEC = -25:14:12.79 (-25.2368871)
Discovery date: 2019-07-28 03:54:58.000 (JD=2458692.6631829)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-28 03:54:58.000
Flux: 15.27 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-09 04:08:25
Limiting flux: 19.5149 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: