Discovery certificate for object 2019mjp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42992 [ 2019TNSTR1403....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-03 09:21:06
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Source Group: ALeRCE

F. Forster on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019mjp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abjouta
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:51:31.319 (357.8804946) DEC = -18:17:49.85 (-18.2971804)
Discovery date: 2019-07-29 10:03:14 (JD=2458693.918912)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J235405.56-180124.8

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abjouta

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-29 10:03:14
Flux: 20.4155 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-26 09:59:02
Limiting flux: 20.3265 ABMag
Filter: i-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019mjp