Discovery certificate for object 2019ssc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49554 [ 2019TNSTR2104....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-18 13:14:12
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Source Group: ALeRCE

F. Forster on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019ssc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acfsmih
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:24:50.762 (6.2115081) DEC = +19:45:50.63 (19.76406325)
Discovery date: 2019-10-18 03:09:25 (JD=2458774.6315394)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J002450.78+194549.0
Host redshift: 0.112

Remarks: Early SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF19acfsmih

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-18 03:09:25
Flux: 19.8445 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-17 03:49:55
Limiting flux: 18.4611 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019ssc