Discovery certificate for object 2019soj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49419 [ 2019TNSTR2079....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-15 14:40:09
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 2019soj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acetypv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:57:27.268 (14.3636169) DEC = +20:14:42.61 (20.2451691)
Discovery date: 2019-10-15 03:11:01 (JD=2458771.6326505)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J005727.21+201445.2
Host redshift: 0.055

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acetypv

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-15 03:11:01
Flux: 19.0059 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-14 03:53:19
Limiting flux: 18.3414 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/2019soj