Discovery certificate for object 2019skg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49254 [ 2019TNSTR2062....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-11 04:27:59
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 2019skg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abfhssx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:48:26.677 (297.111155) DEC = +59:33:10.33 (59.552870133333)
Discovery date: 2019-10-10 04:12:32.000 (JD=2458766.6753819)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-10 04:12:32.000
Flux: 19.55 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-10 03:25:28
Limiting flux: 19.8059 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: