Discovery certificate for object 2019wpp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 54509 [ 2019TNSTR2596....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-14 19:33:17
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 2019wpp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acykiez
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:40:13.827 (355.05761155) DEC = +16:09:21.92 (16.15608865)
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 02:04:44.000 (JD=2458831.5866204)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J234013.82+160922.1
Host redshift: 0.101

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acykiez

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 02:04:44.000
Flux: 19.834 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-11 03:05:55
Limiting flux: 18.8103 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/2019wpp