Discovery certificate for object 2019nym
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44347 [ 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: AT 2019nym
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abqrtmn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:02:30.346 (90.6264437) DEC = +50:43:08.09 (50.7189134)
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 10:46:01 (JD=2458715.9486227)

Potential host galaxy: 2MFGC 4873

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abqrtmn

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-20 10:46:01
Flux: 19.7582 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 11:47:57
Limiting flux: 19.4427 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/2019nym