Discovery certificate for object 2019oad
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44401 [ 2019TNSTR1562....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 11:05:19
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 2019oad
Discoverer internal name: DG19jibkc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:31:56.010 (22.983376002013) DEC = -33:05:50.38 (-33.097327187039)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:23:59.000 (JD=2458711.8499884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:23:59.000
Flux: 21.53 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: