Discovery certificate for object 2019nxe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44308 [ 2019TNSTR1550....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-20 02:06:35
Sender: Dr. Ken Herner
Reporting Group: DESGW     Discovery Data Source: DESGW

Ken Herner for the DESGW team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019nxe
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814j
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:46:16.814 (11.570058) DEC = -24:22:21.19 (-24.372554)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:29:16.000 (JD=2458711.812)

Potential host galaxy: 10864400136662
Host redshift: 0.2069


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 07:29:16.000
Flux: 22.13 ABMag
Filter: z-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: