Discovery certificate for object 2019mnt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43110 [ 2019TNSTR1406....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-04 10:02:28
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 2019mnt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abmxsye
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:59:49.372 (239.9557154) DEC = +69:24:48.65 (69.4135149)
Discovery date: 2019-08-04 06:41:38 (JD=2458699.778912)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J15594989+6924370

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abmxsye

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-04 06:41:38
Flux: 20.2025 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-03 06:43:18
Limiting flux: 17.4006 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/2019mnt