Discovery certificate for object 2019pag
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45606 [ 2019TNSTR1677....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-31 06:48:53
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 2019pag
Discoverer internal name: DG19mfrqc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:44:53.217 (11.221737029831) DEC = -24:17:17.52 (-24.288200794749)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 04:11:59 (JD=2458716.6749884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 04:11:59
Flux: 21.59 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: