Discovery certificate for object 2019nuj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44207 [ 2019TNSTR1525....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-18 18:11:56
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 2019nuj
Discoverer internal name: DG19hqhjc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:49:01.738 (12.257239719477) DEC = -23:14:04.93 (-23.234701760166)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:29:16 (JD=2458711.8119907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:29:16
Flux: 20.81 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: