Discovery certificate for object 2019mxw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43482 [ 2019TNSTR1453....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-09 00:19:19
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 2019mxw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abolpkf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:29:50.519 (217.4604976) DEC = +62:29:56.15 (62.4989303)
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 06:41:59 (JD=2458703.7791551)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J142950.48+622957.4
Host redshift: 0.078

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abolpkf

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 06:41:59
Flux: 19.8205 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-07 07:19:39
Limiting flux: 17.9464 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019mxw