Discovery certificate for object 2019nzf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44368 [ 2019TNSTR1562....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 06:20:08
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 2019nzf
Discoverer internal name: DG19lxpmc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:38:01.308 (9.5054489875651) DEC = -23:02:31.86 (-23.042182293303)
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 07:20:38.000 (JD=2458712.8059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 07:20:38.000
Flux: 20.66 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: