Discovery certificate for object 2019myd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43489 [ 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 2019myd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abnhnmq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:03:31.440 (0.8810011) DEC = +13:30:48.87 (13.5135746)
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 11:05:12 (JD=2458703.9619444)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J000331.43+133046.3
Host redshift: 0.055

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abnhnmq

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-08 11:05:12
Flux: 20.2765 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-08 10:08:06
Limiting flux: 20.7223 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/2019myd