Discovery certificate for object 2019npv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44070 [ 2019TNSTR1507....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 08:23:35
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: SN 2019npv
Discoverer internal name: DG19wxnjc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:53:32.318 (13.384659502627) DEC = -23:49:58.48 (-23.832911893698)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:45:07 (JD=2458711.8229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:45:07
Flux: 20.72 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/2019npv