Discovery certificate for object 2019nys
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44354 [ 2019TNSTR1551....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-20 19:21:34
Sender: Tristan Bachmann
Reporting Group: DESGW     Discovery Data Source: DESGW

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

IAU Designation: AT 2019nys
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814k
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:57:56.903 (14.487096) DEC = -24:34:00.56 (-24.566822)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:55:40.000 (JD=2458711.747)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:55:40.000
Flux: 21.83 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: