Discovery certificate for object 2019zbx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 56879 [ 2019TNSTR2730....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-29 18:09:32
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 2019zbx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adakjqr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:52:14.849 (178.0618694) DEC = +34:10:25.51 (34.173753366667)
Discovery date: 2019-12-20 11:07:27.000 (JD=2458837.9635069)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-20 11:07:27.000
Flux: 19.72 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-14 13:11:47
Limiting flux: 19.577 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: