Discovery certificate for object 2019med
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42797 [ 2019TNSTR1376....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-31 21:21:16
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 2019med
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abkxbnb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:10:40.518 (242.66882295) DEC = +71:01:44.62 (71.02906055)
Discovery date: 2019-07-31 06:37:20.000 (JD=2458695.7759259)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-31 06:37:20.000
Flux: 18.27 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-30 05:15:59
Limiting flux: 20.3355 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: