Discovery certificate for object 2019nyx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44360 [ 2019TNSTR1562....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 05:53:26
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 2019nyx
Discoverer internal name: DG19eeunc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:58:58.757 (14.74482116622) DEC = -23:56:35.06 (-23.943072972805)
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 06:17:16.000 (JD=2458713.7619907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 06:17:16.000
Flux: 21.04 ABMag
Filter: i-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: