Discovery certificate for object 2019agw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29377 [ 2019TNSTR.165....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-29 04:03:03
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Nikolay Mishevskiy with CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019agw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:40:22.896 (130.0954) DEC = +23:32:06.72 (23.5352)
Discovery date: 2019-01-26 08:06:22 (JD=2458509.8377546)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 2628
Host redshift: 0.01208

Remarks: Visible on five nights starting 2018-11-08. All with mag ~20.5 suggesting a faint or old transient.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-26 08:06:22
Flux: 20.5 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-10 03:01:06
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019agw