Discovery certificate for object 2019mjy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43001 [ 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: SN 2019mjy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19ablqnuw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:52:09.595 (13.0399773) DEC = -01:07:05.10 (-1.1180823)
Discovery date: 2019-08-01 11:34:22 (JD=2458696.9821991)

Potential host galaxy: NVSS J005209-010706

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19ablqnuw

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-01 11:34:22
Flux: 19.882 ABMag
Filter: i-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-29 11:31:24
Limiting flux: 20.6194 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/2019mjy