Discovery certificate for object 2019tbj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49917 [ 2019TNSTR2154....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-23 09:20:55
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, G. Pignata, J. Arredondo, G. Cabrera-Vives, R. Carrasco-Davis, P.A. Estevez, P. Huijse, E. Reyes, I. Reyes, P. Sanchez-Saez, C. Valenzuela, E. Castillo, D. Ruz-Mieres, D. Rodriguez-Mancini, F.E. Bauer, M. Catelan, S. Eyheramendy, M.J. Graham on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019tbj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acgtsfx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:35:08.200 (38.7841649) DEC = +35:07:04.17 (35.1178242)
Discovery date: 2019-10-22 07:55:48 (JD=2458778.8304167)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J023508.01+350705.9

Remarks: Early SN candidate (r-rise > 0.02 mag/day) classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acgtsfx

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-22 07:55:48
Flux: 19.922 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-19 07:33:49
Limiting flux: 20.0886 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019tbj