Discovery certificate for object 2019nxd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44307 [ 2019TNSTR1535....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-19 22:20:26
Sender: Tristan Bachmann
Source Group: DESGW

Marcelle Soares-Santos et al. on behalf of the DESGW team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019nxd
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814i
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:44.598 (10.685824) DEC = -24:57:20.34 (-24.955649)
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 04:52:19 (JD=2458712.703)


Remarks:

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 04:52:19
Flux: 21.82 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Not present in DECam archival images.

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019nxd