Discovery certificate for object 2019asy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29836 [ 2019TNSTR.221....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-09 21:54:04
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019asy
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19cq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:47:05.765 (266.77402) DEC = -13:31:42.46 (-13.52846)
Discovery date: 2019-02-09 09:07:12 (JD=2458523.88)


Remarks: Present in two epochs, on the rise, discovered after the seasonal break, near the Galactic plane, could be a nova, CV, or a bright microlensing event

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-09 09:07:12
Flux: 14.9 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-24 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 17.8 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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