Discovery certificate for object 2019pjs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46020 [ 2019TNSTR1728....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-04 06:58:40
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Source Group: LOSS

Emily Ma, WeiKang Zheng and Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019pjs
Discoverer internal name: kait-19ad
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:04:40.344 (271.1681) DEC = +21:38:04.20 (21.6345)
Discovery date: 2019-09-04 03:29:43 (JD=2458730.6456366)

Potential host galaxy: UGC11105
Host redshift: 0.007415


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-04 03:29:43
Flux: 17.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: KAITCam
Telescope: Katzman Automatic Imaging Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-03 03:31:38
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: KAITCam
Telescope: Katzman Automatic Imaging Telescope


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019pjs