Discovery certificate for object 2019rot
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48344 [ 2019TNSTR1953....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-01 12:50:26
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 2019rot
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbszsl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:48:40.771 (12.1698785) DEC = +04:09:10.19 (4.15283)
Discovery date: 2019-10-01 07:46:18 (JD=2458757.8238194)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J004840.87+040912.7
Host redshift: 0.519

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acbszsl

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-01 07:46:18
Flux: 20.2154 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-24 08:37:53
Limiting flux: 20.2509 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/2019rot