Discovery certificate for object 2019rtk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48500 [ 2019TNSTR1983....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-03 22:39:21
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 2019rtk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbzody
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:30:24.453 (37.6018884) DEC = +45:07:18.18 (45.1217153)
Discovery date: 2019-10-03 08:51:21.000 (JD=2458759.8689931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-03 08:51:21.000
Flux: 16.63 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-30 10:29:16
Limiting flux: 20.6 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: