Discovery certificate for object 2019ce
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27943 [ 2019TNSTR..26....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 09:42:50
Sender: Mr. Hanjie Tan
Reporting Group: TNTS     Discovery Data Source: TNTS

Hanjie Tan(NCU), Wenxiong Li(THU), Rongxin Wang(THU),Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC), Zhijian Xu, Hao Song(THU), Xiaofeng Wang(THU), Jun Mo(THU),Xu Zhou(NAOC) on behalf of the TNTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019ce
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:11:54.600 (17.9775) DEC = +11:30:05.50 (11.501528)
Discovery date: 2019-01-02 10:55:16.000 (JD=2458485.9550463)

Remarks: This possible supernova was discovered by the 0.6 m Schmidt telescope at Xinglong Observatory during the Tsinghua-NAOC Transient Survey (TNTS).


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-02 10:55:16.000
Flux: 18.68 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: BATC
Telescope: 0.6m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: