Discovery certificate for object 2019uqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 52459 [ 2019TNSTR2342....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-12 19:08:43
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F.E. Bauer, 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, 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 2019uqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acrwyyb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:04:17.752 (196.0739684) DEC = +57:17:27.51 (57.2909754)
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 11:47:11 (JD=2458799.9910995)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J111011.19+054615.3
Host redshift: 0.198

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acrwyyb

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-12 11:47:11
Flux: 18.1448 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-05 12:20:42
Limiting flux: 19.6501 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/2019uqu