Discovery certificate for object 2019pts
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46400 [ 2019TNSTR1781....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-09 01:16:15
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019pts
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abtvkng
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:05:43.177 (286.4299056) DEC = -19:50:48.51 (-19.8468072)
Discovery date: 2019-08-28 06:12:57.000 (JD=2458723.7589931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-28 06:12:57.000
Flux: 15.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-25 03:20:09
Limiting flux: 19.61 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: