Discovery certificate for object 2019slp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49304 [ 2019TNSTR2064....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-12 15:38:16
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 2019slp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abtfplj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:19:26.465 (19.8602721) DEC = +17:53:58.22 (17.8995069)
Discovery date: 2019-10-12 03:14:20 (JD=2458768.6349537)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J011926.48+175357.9
Host redshift: 0.04

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19abtfplj

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-12 03:14:20
Flux: 18.6572 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-11 03:56:40
Limiting flux: 18.4222 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/2019slp