Discovery certificate for object 2019ssx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49596 [ 2019TNSTR2111....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-18 23:24:42
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019ssx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acerhgs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:32:20.789 (308.0866195) DEC = +66:09:46.47 (66.1629079)
Discovery date: 2019-10-14 03:28:48.000 (JD=2458770.645)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-14 03:28:48.000
Flux: 18.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-13 04:09:07
Limiting flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: