Discovery certificate for object 2019nuq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44214 [ 2019TNSTR1525....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-18 18:44:56
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 2019nuq
Discoverer internal name: DG19kxdnc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:32:36.497 (23.152072341915) DEC = -33:55:01.88 (-33.917187702131)
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 07:50:52.000 (JD=2458712.8269907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 07:50:52.000
Flux: 20.52 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: