Discovery certificate for object 2019okc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44895 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 11:51:41
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 2019okc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqqrib
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:06:19.323 (1.5805119) DEC = -08:15:06.55 (-8.2518189666667)
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 12:05:04.000 (JD=2458716.0035301)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 12:05:04.000
Flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-12 11:05:09
Limiting flux: 20.5583 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: