Discovery certificate for object 2019myc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43488 [ 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 2019myc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aboqlkp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:53:11.401 (28.2975043) DEC = +20:40:11.29 (20.6698024)
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 10:57:04 (JD=2458703.9562963)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J015310.13+204024.5
Host redshift: 0.072

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19aboqlkp

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 10:57:04
Flux: 19.0743 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-05 11:39:22
Limiting flux: 20.847 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/2019myc