Discovery certificate for object 2019nxv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44330 [ 2019TNSTR1547....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-20 13:22:36
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 2019nxv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqmpti
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:45:33.909 (251.3912874) DEC = -06:19:28.93 (-6.3247017)
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 03:27:51 (JD=2458715.6443403)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J164533.91-061929.1
Host redshift: 0.076

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abqmpti

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 03:27:51
Flux: 19.4323 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-17 03:30:26
Limiting flux: 19.6928 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/2019nxv