Discovery certificate for object 2019pax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45632 [ 2019TNSTR1677....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-31 13:08:35
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2019pax
Discoverer internal name: DG19nbttc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:02:02.994 (15.512475901196) DEC = -25:28:58.33 (-25.482868380676)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 08:19:40 (JD=2458716.8469907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 08:19:40
Flux: 21.97 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019pax