Discovery certificate for object 2019nxc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44306 [ 2019TNSTR1533....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-19 19:24:36
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: SN 2019nxc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqmjdq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:44:30.784 (41.1282664) DEC = +14:55:05.73 (14.9182596)
Discovery date: 2019-08-19 11:37:55 (JD=2458714.9846644)


Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abqmjdq

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-19 11:37:55
Flux: 19.6591 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-19 10:59:17
Limiting flux: 19.8258 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/2019nxc