Discovery certificate for object 2019nme
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 43966 [ 2019TNSTR1497....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-15 11:22:40
Sender: Dr. Ken Herner
Source Group: DESGW

Ken Herner report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019nme
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814b
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:50:32.558 (12.63566) DEC = -22:13:33.70 (-22.226027)
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 06:40:19 (JD=2458710.778)

Potential host galaxy: J00503145-2213363
Host redshift: 0.23


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 06:40:19
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Not present in DECam archival images.

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