Discovery certificate for object 2019nmc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43964 [ 2019TNSTR1499....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-15 10:25:54
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Source Group: LOSS

Emily Ma, WeiKang Zheng and Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019nmc
Discoverer internal name: kait-19aa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:04:48.984 (16.2041) DEC = +02:05:29.04 (2.0914)
Discovery date: 2019-08-14 12:11:33 (JD=2458710.0080208)

Potential host galaxy: IC1613

Remarks: The object was confirmed again on next night (Aug. 15 UT) with similar Mag by KAIT.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-14 12:11:33
Flux: 18.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: KAITCam
Telescope: Katzman Automatic Imaging Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-04 02:22:49
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: KAITCam
Telescope: Katzman Automatic Imaging Telescope


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