Discovery certificate for object 2019ntg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44172 [ 2019TNSTR1527....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-18 01:20:54
Sender: Dr. Ken Herner
Reporting Group: DESGW     Discovery Data Source: DESGW

Ken Herner on behalf of the DESGW team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019ntg
Discoverer internal name: desgw-190814h
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:27:44.684 (21.936185) DEC = -34:48:56.00 (-34.815555)
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:52:48.000 (JD=2458711.87)

Host redshift: 0.44


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-16 08:52:48.000
Flux: 21.97 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: No present in DECam archival images

Details of the new object can be viewed here: