Discovery certificate for object 2019pt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28696 [ 2019TNSTR..73....1X ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-11 08:47:31
Sender: Mr. Hanjie Tan
Reporting Group: TNTS     Discovery Data Source: TNTS

Zhijian Xu, Hanjie Tan(NCU), Wenxiong Li(THU), Rongxin Wang(THU),Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC), Hao Song(THU), Xiaofeng Wang(THU), Jun Mo(THU),Xu Zhou(NAOC) on behalf of the TNTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019pt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:57:20.260 (119.334417) DEC = +51:25:15.70 (51.421028)
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 14:16:33.000 (JD=2458492.0948264)

Remarks: This possible supernova was discovered by the 0.6 m Schmidt telescope at Xinglong Observatory during the Tsinghua-NAOC Transient Survey (TNTS).


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-08 14:16:33.000
Flux: 19.34 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: BATC
Telescope: 0.6m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: