Discovery certificate for object 2019nqa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44075 [ 2019TNSTR1507....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-16 09:38:36
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 2019nqa
Discoverer internal name: DG19wkwhc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:52:39.170 (13.163209369546) DEC = -25:00:14.97 (-25.004158967552)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:51:21.000 (JD=2458711.7439931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 05:51:21.000
Flux: 20.59 ABMag
Filter: z-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: