Discovery certificate for object 2019vgk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53080

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-12 12:08:11
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 2019vgk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acrwkop
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:50:09.453 (117.53938845) DEC = +29:01:32.56 (29.0257105)
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 10:44:12.000 (JD=2458799.9473727)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 10:44:12.000
Flux: 17.13 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-09 13:10:48
Limiting flux: 20.0064 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: