Discovery certificate for object 2019tof
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 51020 [ 2019TNSTR2207....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-28 13:14:39
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 2019tof
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzkvtn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:21:38.941 (110.41225255) DEC = +43:30:17.45 (43.5048472)
Discovery date: 2019-10-28 12:21:04.000 (JD=2458785.0146296)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-28 12:21:04.000
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-28 11:15:31
Limiting flux: 20.0803 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: