Discovery certificate for object 2019pbc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45637 [ 2019TNSTR1677....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-31 13:42:13
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 2019pbc
Discoverer internal name: DG19tsftc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:51:37.416 (12.905900810477) DEC = -26:26:04.28 (-26.434522723977)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 07:24:57 (JD=2458716.8089931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 07:24:57
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/2019pbc