Discovery certificate for object 2019opo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45110 [ 2019TNSTR1619....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-25 22:58:35
Sender: Pan-STARRS2 (PS2_Bot1)
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

K. C. Chambers, T. de Boer, J. Bulger, J. Fairlamb, M. Huber, C.-C. Lin, T. Lowe, E. Magnier, A. Schultz, R. J. Wainscoat, M. Willman (IfA, University of Hawaii), K. W. Smith, D. R. Young, O. McBrien, J. Gillanders. S. Srivastav, S. J. Smartt, D. O'Neil, P. Clark, S. Sim (Queen's University Belfast), D. E. Wright (University of Minnesota), A. Rest (STScI), B. E. Tucker (Mt Stromlo Observatory, ANU), G. Narayan (STScI), P. M. Garnavich (Notre Dame), S. Margheim (Gemini Observatory), D. Kasen (UCB/LBL), R. Olling, E. Shaya (University of Maryland) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019opo
Discoverer internal name: PS19etc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:13:57.029 (348.487618886) DEC = -11:30:10.79 (-11.5029969244)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 10:52:19 (JD=2458716.9529977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 10:52:19
Flux: 20.36 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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