Discovery certificate for object 2019rnt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48311 [ 2019TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-01 10:18:57
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 2019rnt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbtddm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:51:32.013 (12.88338875) DEC = +16:30:05.13 (16.5014261)
Discovery date: 2019-10-01 07:51:42.000 (JD=2458757.8275694)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-01 07:51:42.000
Flux: 19.04 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-24 08:39:12
Limiting flux: 20.3012 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: