Discovery certificate for object 2019mks
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43022 [ 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 2019mks
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19ablzyvp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:53:53.172 (223.4715519) DEC = +31:34:44.36 (31.5789899)
Discovery date: 2019-08-03 04:18:57 (JD=2458698.6798264)

Potential host galaxy: LEDA 1954084

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19ablzyvp

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-03 04:18:57
Flux: 19.5835 ABMag
Filter: i-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-02 04:49:11
Limiting flux: 20.699 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/2019mks