Discovery certificate for object 2019skx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49275 [ 2019TNSTR2060....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-11 16:05:13
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 2019skx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aceihlv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:27:25.123 (21.8546782) DEC = +42:04:13.89 (42.070524)
Discovery date: 2019-10-11 03:12:37 (JD=2458767.6337616)

Potential host galaxy: V Zw 070
Host redshift: 0.052136

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19aceihlv

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-11 03:12:37
Flux: 18.7995 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-10 03:58:51
Limiting flux: 19.5606 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/2019skx