Discovery certificate for object 2019ofp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44562 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 07:52:44
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 2019ofp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarvxxw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:52:54.333 (238.22638881111) DEC = +50:37:06.67 (50.6185205)
Discovery date: 2019-05-05 08:21:08.000 (JD=2458608.8480208)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-05 08:21:08.000
Flux: 19.91 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-05 07:45:59
Limiting flux: 20.4608 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: