Discovery certificate for object 2019ovi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45364 [ 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: SN 2019ovi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19absfopz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:45:20.137 (266.3339061) DEC = +44:24:31.98 (44.4088827)
Discovery date: 2019-08-28 04:13:07 (JD=2458723.6757755)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J174520.28+442430.3
Host redshift: 0.089

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19absfopz

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-28 04:13:07
Flux: 19.2956 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-23 04:25:13
Limiting flux: 20.7008 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/2019ovi