Discovery certificate for object 2019pxf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46511 [ 2019TNSTR1786....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-10 12:27:48
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 2019pxf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abyixys
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:33:02.946 (38.2622748) DEC = +25:14:28.76 (25.24132135)
Discovery date: 2019-09-10 11:28:12 (JD=2458736.9779167)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J023303.03+251429.8
Host redshift: 0.041

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19abyixys

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-10 11:28:12
Flux: 20.6386 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-07 11:03:50
Limiting flux: 20.8413 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/2019pxf