Discovery certificate for object 2019nft
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43736 [ 2019TNSTR1468....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-11 15:50:21
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019nft
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpbbxx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:08:36.378 (32.1515754) DEC = +06:06:43.85 (6.1121808)
Discovery date: 2019-08-11 11:34:25 (JD=2458706.9822338)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J020836.32+060645.4
Host redshift: 0.059

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abpbbxx

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-11 11:34:25
Flux: 19.9088 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-08 11:52:29
Limiting flux: 20.3687 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/2019nft