Discovery certificate for object 2019brc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30693 [ 2019TNSTR.361....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-11 05:12:44
Sender: Mr. Hanjie Tan
Reporting Group: PTSS     Discovery Data Source: PTSS

Hanjie Tan(NCU), Zhijian Xu, Wenxiong Li(THU), Bin Li (PMO), Zhitong Li(THU), Xiaofeng Wang(THU), Haibin Zhao(PMO), Lifan Wang (PMO/TAMU), Jujia Zhang(YNAO) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019brc
Discoverer internal name: PTSS-19ckdv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:27:31.690 (141.882042) DEC = +05:39:10.96 (5.653044)
Discovery date: 2019-03-10 14:16:28.000 (JD=2458553.0947685)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J092731.71+053911.9


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-10 14:16:28.000
Flux: 18.383 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: STA1600
Telescope: Chinese Near Earth Object Survey Telescope

Remarks: This supernova candidate was discovered by the 1.04m Schmidt telescope at Xuyi Observatory during the PMO-Tsinghua Transient Survey(PTSS). The transient is located 0'' east and 1” south of the center of SDSS J092731.71+053911.9 The link of the discovery information at:

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: