Discovery certificate for object 2019nul
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44209 [ 2019TNSTR1525....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-18 18:14:31
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 2019nul
Discoverer internal name: DG19kpykc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:55:16.443 (13.818510840059) DEC = -26:56:34.57 (-26.94293622727)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:53:45.000 (JD=2458711.8289931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:53:45.000
Flux: 20.33 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: