Discovery certificate for object 2019pnj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46150 [ 2019TNSTR1750....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-06 17:39:55
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019pnj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxmuso
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:35:51.737 (8.9655689) DEC = -13:31:21.96 (-13.5227653)
Discovery date: 2019-09-06 11:06:10.000 (JD=2458732.9626157)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J00355181-1331223

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/vue/object/ZTF19abxmuso

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-06 11:06:10.000
Flux: 18.7372 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-06 09:04:16
Limiting flux: 20.4345 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/2019pnj