Discovery certificate for object 2019dps
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33229 [ 2019TNSTR.604....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-20 00:04:14
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2019dps
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19kn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:58:41.491 (314.672879) DEC = -54:11:09.31 (-54.18592)
Discovery date: 2019-04-15 08:23:59.000 (JD=2458588.8499884)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 187- G 038
Host redshift: 0.044107

Remarks: Present in several epochs, on the rise, confirmed via follow-up imaging


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-15 08:23:59.000
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-05 09:07:12
Limiting flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: