Discovery certificate for object 2019rqy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48419 [ 2019TNSTR1962....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 12:59:41
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

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

IAU Designation: AT 2019rqy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbzcei
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:06:33.670 (16.6402928) DEC = +40:29:28.18 (40.4911611)
Discovery date: 2019-10-02 07:37:41.000 (JD=2458758.8178356)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASS J01063320+4029267

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acbzcei

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-02 07:37:41.000
Flux: 20.4586 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 08:50:29
Limiting flux: 20.5247 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/2019rqy