Discovery certificate for object 2019nep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43692 [ 2019TNSTR1472....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-11 07:08:02
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: SN 2019nep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpangr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:03:16.426 (90.81844345) DEC = +53:36:28.85 (53.6080133)
Discovery date: 2019-08-10 11:16:33.000 (JD=2458705.9698264)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-10 11:16:33.000
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: r-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: