Discovery certificate for object 2019zab
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 56816 [ 2019TNSTR2725....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-29 16:21:31
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: SN 2019zab
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adcdzjm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:58:33.085 (179.63785375) DEC = +30:39:24.23 (30.6567306)
Discovery date: 2019-12-29 11:09:57 (JD=2458846.9652431)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J115832.67+303921.9
Host redshift: 0.081134

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19adcdzjm

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-29 11:09:57
Flux: 19.6956 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-21 13:48:27
Limiting flux: 17.8538 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/2019zab