Discovery certificate for object 2019gbt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35941 [ 2019TNSTR.872....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-29 09:16:30
Sender: Dr. Joe Lyman
Source Group: GOTO

Joe Lyman on behalf of GOTO collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019gbt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:00:23.880 (135.0995) DEC = +25:36:51.16 (25.61421)
Discovery date: 2019-05-28 21:07:12 (JD=2458632.38)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 4722
Host redshift: 0.00598


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-28 21:07:12
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: L-GOTO
Instrument: GOTO-1
Telescope: GOTO-North

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-06 21:21:36
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: L-GOTO
Instrument: GOTO-1
Telescope: GOTO-North


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