Discovery certificate for object 2019mjz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43002 [ 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 2019mjz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19ablpsuk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:50:10.541 (27.5439201) DEC = -02:24:18.45 (-2.4051257)
Discovery date: 2019-08-01 11:09:45 (JD=2458696.9651042)

Potential host galaxy: LEDA 1092971

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19ablpsuk

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-01 11:09:45
Flux: 20.2789 ABMag
Filter: i-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-01 10:37:21
Limiting flux: 20.802 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019mjz