Discovery certificate for object 2019cjt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31529 [ 2019TNSTR.441....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-26 13:29:27
Sender: Wenxiong Li
Reporting Group: TNTS     Discovery Data Source: TNTS

Rongxin Wang (THU), Wenxiong Li (THU), Zhijian Xu, Yuan Li (BHSF), Hanjie Tan(NCU), Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC), Xiaofeng Wang(THU), Jun Mo(THU),Xu Zhou(NAOC) on behalf of the TNTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019cjt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:35:42.520 (128.927167) DEC = +49:07:12.80 (49.120222)
Discovery date: 2019-03-25 12:00:00.000 (JD=2458568)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASS J08354255+4907116
Host redshift: 0.05

Remarks: This possible supernova was discovered by the 0.6 m Schmidt telescope at Xinglong Observatory during the Tsinghua-NAOC Transient Survey (TNTS). The transient is located 0" east and 1" north of the center of 2MASS J08354255+4907116


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-25 12:00:00.000
Flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: BATC
Telescope: 0.6m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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