Discovery certificate for object 2019nto
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44184 [ 2019TNSTR1525....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-18 08:11:44
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 2019nto
Discoverer internal name: DG19cpshc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:03.349 (10.513953389396) DEC = -24:48:20.45 (-24.805679725402)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:32:38.000 (JD=2458711.7309954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:32:38.000
Flux: 20.82 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: