Discovery certificate for object 2019obc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44429 [ 2019TNSTR1563....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-21 12:30:40
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 2019obc
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814q
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:58:16.023 (14.566764) DEC = -24:08:23.18 (-24.139771)
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 06:17:16.000 (JD=2458713.762)



Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-18 06:17:16.000
Flux: 21.66 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: