Discovery certificate for object 2019oaf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44403 [ 2019TNSTR1562....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 11:11:03
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 2019oaf
Discoverer internal name: DG19gtgrc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:46:48.782 (11.703257891181) DEC = -26:05:48.43 (-26.096786914084)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 04:04:48.000 (JD=2458716.67)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 04:04:48.000
Flux: 22.26 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: