Discovery certificate for object 2019nqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44089 [ 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 2019nqo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpvuzl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:33:55.486 (308.4811902) DEC = -21:27:19.96 (-21.4555444)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:25:29 (JD=2458711.8510301)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASS J20365053-2117027

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abpvuzl

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:25:29
Flux: 18.5897 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-06 09:03:10
Limiting flux: 20.0257 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/2019nqo