Discovery certificate for object 2019nqq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44096 [ 2019TNSTR1508....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 18:24:17
Sender: Dr. Ken Herner
Source Group: DESGW

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

IAU Designation: AT 2019nqq
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814c
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:49.217 (20.955072) DEC = -33:02:05.00 (-33.034722)
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 07:09:07 (JD=2458710.798)

Potential host galaxy: SIMBAD 2dFGRS TGS507Z156
Host redshift: 0.0706


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 07:09:07
Flux: 20.76 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: