Discovery certificate for object 2019nqm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44087 [ 2019TNSTR1506....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 15:39:17
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 2019nqm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aajeaby
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:48:51.148 (252.2131187) DEC = +29:09:06.19 (29.151719)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 03:36:17 (JD=2458711.6501968)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J164851.13+290906.8
Host redshift: 0.069

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF18aajeaby

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 03:36:17
Flux: 19.6228 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-13 04:07:36
Limiting flux: 19.7672 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/2019nqm