Discovery certificate for object 2019xax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 54995 [ 2019TNSTR2647....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-19 12:56:24
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 2019xax
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqvuhl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:57:11.615 (239.2983944) DEC = +34:31:31.46 (34.52540515)
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 13:37:54.000 (JD=2458832.0679861)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 13:37:54.000
Flux: 17.53 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: