Discovery certificate for object 2019rsj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48460 [ 2019TNSTR1976....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-02 21:02:20
Sender: Robert Stein
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

Robert Stein (DESY) for the Zwicky Transient Facility report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019rsj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbpqfn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:04:20.501 (316.0854222) DEC = +12:55:01.72 (12.9171434)
Discovery date: 2019-09-21 06:39:57.000 (JD=2458747.7777546)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-21 06:39:57.000
Flux: 20.39 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-18 08:44:37
Limiting flux: 19.76 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: