Discovery certificate for object 2019xbf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 55012 [ 2019TNSTR2647....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-19 13:56:08
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019xbf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adaiyrd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:07:58.932 (166.99555155) DEC = +00:22:54.63 (0.38184045)
Discovery date: 2019-12-19 12:03:49.000 (JD=2458837.002662)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-19 12:03:49.000
Flux: 18.75 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-11 13:33:08
Limiting flux: 19.7461 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2019xbf