Discovery certificate for object 2019wpx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 54517 [ 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 2019wpx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acykvmi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:47:22.389 (11.84328955) DEC = +26:33:11.18 (26.55310545)
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 02:27:27 (JD=2458831.6023958)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J004722.34+263310.2
Host redshift: 0.182

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acykvmi

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-14 02:27:27
Flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-13 04:50:55
Limiting flux: 19.5904 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019wpx