Discovery certificate for object 2019pqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46284 [ 2019TNSTR1758....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-07 15:50:44
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 2019pqo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxqppy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:41:30.333 (235.3763882) DEC = +15:47:03.30 (15.7842493)
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 05:05:53 (JD=2458733.712419)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 5980
Host redshift: 0.013649

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19abxqppy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 05:05:53
Flux: 18.6697 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-29 04:27:51
Limiting flux: 20.5621 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/2019pqo