Discovery certificate for object 2019npg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44053 [ 2019TNSTR1496....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-15 23:35:28
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: DECam-GROWTH     Discovery Data Source: DECam-GROWTH

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

IAU Designation: AT 2019npg
Discoverer internal name: DG19qlwgc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:25.021 (20.854255491775) DEC = -33:44:34.65 (-33.742957716806)
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 07:32:09.000 (JD=2458710.8139931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 07:32:09.000
Flux: 20.03 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: