Discovery certificate for object 2019skz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49277 [ 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 2019skz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acekaku
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:58:46.760 (74.6948315) DEC = -24:46:46.18 (-24.7794934)
Discovery date: 2019-10-11 11:29:52 (JD=2458767.9790741)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J045846.84-244645.5

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acekaku

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-11 11:29:52
Flux: 19.4018 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-08 12:05:22
Limiting flux: 20.1646 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/2019skz