Discovery certificate for object 2019otd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45266 [ 2019TNSTR1641....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-27 09:52:09
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 2019otd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abtpogn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:03:46.764 (345.9448517) DEC = -27:00:09.88 (-27.002745533333)
Discovery date: 2019-08-23 09:32:16.000 (JD=2458718.8974074)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-23 09:32:16.000
Flux: 19.53 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-23 08:54:19
Limiting flux: 19.9874 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: