Discovery certificate for object 2019qft
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47084 [ 2019TNSTR1839....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-17 15:33:47
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Source Group: ALeRCE

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

IAU Designation: AT 2019qft
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abzgdfu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:20:54.311 (305.2262948) DEC = -10:25:37.24 (-10.42701)
Discovery date: 2019-09-17 04:58:10 (JD=2458743.7070602)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J20205420-1025363

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19abzgdfu

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-17 04:58:10
Flux: 19.381 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-14 04:59:50
Limiting flux: 18.9169 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/2019qft