Discovery certificate for object 2019xap
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 54981 [ 2019TNSTR2647....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-19 11:56:24
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: SN 2019xap
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acygjgx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:44:55.709 (101.2321208) DEC = +45:42:06.57 (45.70182585)
Discovery date: 2019-12-13 07:20:40.000 (JD=2458830.8060185)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-13 07:20:40.000
Flux: 19.47 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-24 10:21:23
Limiting flux: 20.4218 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: