Discovery certificate for object 2019pwj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46483 [ 2019TNSTR1792....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-10 09:42:24
Sender: Dr. Ismael Perez-Fournon
Reporting Group: None     Discovery Data Source: None

R. Shirley, I. Perez-Fournon, C. Jimenez Angel, and F. Poidevin (IAC & ULL), R. Marques-Chaves (CAB), S. Geier (GRANTECAN & IAC), Y. Shu (IoA), S. Rodney, J. Roberts-Pierel (Univ. of South Carolina), A. Bolton (NOAO), S. Chakrabarti, and B. Lewis (RIT) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019pwj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:39:21.070 (24.837792) DEC = +07:27:07.54 (7.452095)
Discovery date: 2019-08-23 10:32:12.000 (JD=2458718.9390278)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J013921.03+072706.7

Remarks: The transient is likely associated with the galaxy SDSS J013921.03+072706.7.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-23 10:32:12.000
Flux: 20.525 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-17 10:06:56
Limiting flux: 19.483 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: