Discovery certificate for object 2019bka
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30412 [ 2019TNSTR.309....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-02 19:46:01
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: SN 2019bka
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19ea
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:44:25.757 (176.10732) DEC = +19:42:47.95 (19.71332)
Discovery date: 2019-03-02 03:36:00 (JD=2458544.65)

Potential host galaxy: ABELL 1367:[GP82] 0726

Remarks: Present in several epochs, on the rise, close to an unknown redshift host galaxy in Abell 1367

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-02 03:36:00
Flux: 16.8 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-24 04:19:12
Limiting flux: 17.3 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/2019bka