Discovery certificate for object 2019xfs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 55202 [ 2019TNSTR2655....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-20 19:02:48
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019xfs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxequc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:10:04.905 (287.5204368) DEC = +32:20:41.43 (32.3448405)
Discovery date: 2019-09-13 03:02:52.000 (JD=2458739.6269907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-13 03:02:52.000
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-04 03:40:19
Limiting flux: 20.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: