Discovery certificate for object 2019taj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49876 [ 2019TNSTR2148....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-22 07:37:43
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 2019taj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acfxbbp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:47:10.181 (26.79242185) DEC = -05:53:40.61 (-5.89461345)
Discovery date: 2019-10-19 04:29:55.000 (JD=2458775.6874537)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-19 04:29:55.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-10 11:45:21
Limiting flux: 19.547 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: