Discovery certificate for object 2019rlx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48243 [ 2019TNSTR1946....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-30 15:25:27
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 2019rlx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbmqpu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:48:19.623 (87.0817624) DEC = -16:23:47.62 (-16.3965623)
Discovery date: 2019-09-30 11:00:00 (JD=2458756.9583333)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J054819.22-162358.1

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acbmqpu

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-30 11:00:00
Flux: 18.5244 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-24 12:01:50
Limiting flux: 19.7894 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019rlx