Discovery certificate for object 2019lxa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42542 [ 2019TNSTR1346....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-29 21:29:16
Sender: Dr. Igor Andreoni
Reporting Group: DECam-GROWTH     Discovery Data Source: DECam-GROWTH

I. Andreoni and D. Goldstein on behalf of the GROWTH-DECam team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019lxa
Discoverer internal name: DG19zqdmb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:48:06.310 (312.026292) DEC = +04:16:54.50 (4.281806)
Discovery date: 2019-07-29 03:56:00.000 (JD=2458693.6639)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-29 03:56:00.000
Flux: 21.1 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: DECaLS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: