Discovery certificate for object 2019vpf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53444 [ 2019TNSTR2440....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-25 22:15:43
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, 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 2019vpf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acvgmlc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:50:40.555 (12.6689773) DEC = -16:40:37.24 (-16.6770098)
Discovery date: 2019-11-25 04:04:53.000 (JD=2458812.6700579)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J005040.46-164037.6

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acvgmlc

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-11-25 04:04:53.000
Flux: 19.5796 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-11-19 05:31:47
Limiting flux: 19.8104 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/2019vpf