Discovery certificate for object 2019npz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44074 [ 2019TNSTR1507....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 09:35:12
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 2019npz
Discoverer internal name: DG19tzyhc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:53:05.560 (13.273164706305) DEC = -24:21:38.71 (-24.36075342934)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:57:07 (JD=2458711.7479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:57:07
Flux: 20.58 ABMag
Filter: z-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/2019npz