Discovery certificate for object 2019dkq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33005 [ 2019TNSTR.564....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-13 00:21:39
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2019dkq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19jz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:24:28.860 (336.12025) DEC = -56:30:45.36 (-56.5126)
Discovery date: 2019-04-12 09:50:24 (JD=2458585.91)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 190- G 005
Host redshift: 0.036368

Remarks: Present in several epochs, discovered after seasonal break, nuclear source, so could also be a TDE

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-12 09:50:24
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-25 01:12:00
Limiting flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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