Discovery certificate for object 2019qnj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47359 [ 2019TNSTR1873....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-21 15:44:15
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 2019qnj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abzymyg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:13:11.483 (33.2978471) DEC = -06:20:27.00 (-6.340834)
Discovery date: 2019-09-21 10:03:00 (JD=2458747.91875)

Potential host galaxy: MCG-01-06-071
Host redshift: 0.04337

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19abzymyg

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-21 10:03:00
Flux: 18.9988 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-19 12:05:37
Limiting flux: 19.171 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/2019qnj