Discovery certificate for object 2019oxq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45449 [ 2019TNSTR1653....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-29 13:20:36
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 2019oxq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakidup
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:11:22.173 (242.8423863) DEC = +29:41:37.38 (29.6937159)
Discovery date: 2019-08-29 04:21:47 (JD=2458724.681794)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J161122.09+294138.8
Host redshift: 0.103

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF18aakidup

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-29 04:21:47
Flux: 20.1787 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-29 03:57:57
Limiting flux: 20.2851 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/2019oxq