Discovery certificate for object 2019npl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44059 [ 2019TNSTR1507....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 00:10:45
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2019npl
Discoverer internal name: DG19ggpgc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:07.934 (10.53305658648) DEC = -21:57:09.23 (-21.952563499788)
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 07:19:12 (JD=2458710.805)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 07:19:12
Flux: 19.2 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019npl