Discovery certificate for object 2019szd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49839 [ 2019TNSTR2134....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-21 15:28:51
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 2019szd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acdlafk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:10:52.436 (167.7184835) DEC = +28:16:15.54 (28.2709835)
Discovery date: 2019-10-20 12:20:39 (JD=2458777.0143403)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 06218
Host redshift: 0.036773

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acdlafk

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-20 12:20:39
Flux: 19.1521 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019szd