Discovery certificate for object 2019ovf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45361 [ 2019TNSTR1647....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-28 13:46:49
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 2019ovf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abtuifj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:14:29.074 (228.621143) DEC = +07:44:54.53 (7.7484805)
Discovery date: 2019-08-28 03:39:48 (JD=2458723.6526389)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J151429.05+074456.9
Host redshift: 0.088

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abtuifj

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-28 03:39:48
Flux: 19.5145 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-25 03:37:25
Limiting flux: 20.0851 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/2019ovf