Discovery certificate for object 2019nsk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44146 [ 2019TNSTR1516....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-17 13:23:28
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 2019nsk
Discoverer internal name: DG19pxrmc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:41:25.930 (10.35804258548) DEC = -22:02:29.23 (-22.041452049169)
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 07:23:31.000 (JD=2458712.8079977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 07:23:31.000
Flux: 20.97 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: