Discovery certificate for object 2019ocw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44483 [ 2019TNSTR1578....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-22 01:41:33
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 2019ocw
Discoverer internal name: DG19rbdkc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:34:47.473 (23.697803340366) DEC = -31:37:09.96 (-31.619433393604)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:25:26.000 (JD=2458711.8509954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:25:26.000
Flux: 20.74 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

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