Discovery certificate for object 2019pbv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45661 [ 2019TNSTR1677....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-31 17:47:59
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 2019pbv
Discoverer internal name: DG19dwssc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:59:59.211 (14.996710763996) DEC = -25:49:27.35 (-25.82426311988)
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 06:46:04.000 (JD=2458716.7819907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-21 06:46:04.000
Flux: 21.81 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: