Discovery certificate for object 2019nrf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44114 [ 2019TNSTR1516....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-17 12:39:11
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 2019nrf
Discoverer internal name: DG19hskjc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:53:06.283 (13.276177265177) DEC = -25:22:59.52 (-25.383199524668)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:39:21.000 (JD=2458711.8189931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:39:21.000
Flux: 20.34 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: