Discovery certificate for object 2019txy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 51402 [ 2019TNSTR2251....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-02 08:10:11
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019txy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abakntv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:19:42.816 (244.9284006) DEC = +26:52:36.35 (26.8767644)
Discovery date: 2019-06-13 06:05:19.000 (JD=2458647.7536921)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-13 06:05:19.000
Flux: 19.8916 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-13 05:12:11
Limiting flux: 19.8963 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: