Discovery certificate for object 2019tct
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49985 [ 2019TNSTR2160....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-23 13:13:01
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 2019tct
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acgjpku
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:50:04.063 (132.51693033333) DEC = -16:51:58.08 (-16.8661321)
Discovery date: 2019-10-20 12:30:28.000 (JD=2458777.0211574)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-20 12:30:28.000
Flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-09 12:03:25
Limiting flux: 19.8667 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: