Discovery certificate for object 2019fzl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35860 [ 2019TNSTR.860....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-27 07:43:10
Sender: Wenxiong Li
Reporting Group: PTSS     Discovery Data Source: PTSS

Hanjie Tan(NCU), Wenxiong Li(THU), Bin Li (PMO), Zhijian Xu, 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 2019fzl
Discoverer internal name: PTSS-19cmsa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:27:06.270 (231.776125) DEC = +02:34:27.97 (2.574436)
Discovery date: 2019-05-26 15:20:04.000 (JD=2458630.1389352)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J152706.83+023430.7

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 7'' west and 3” south of the center of SDSS J152706.83+023430.7. The link of the discovery information at:


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-26 15:20:04.000
Flux: 19.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: STA1600
Telescope: Chinese Near Earth Object Survey Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: