Discovery certificate for object 2019fxk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35756 [ 2019TNSTR.836....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-23 20:27:29
Sender: Patrick Vallely
Source Group: ASAS-SN

P. Vallely and K. Stanek for the ASAS-SN team. report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019fxk
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19nk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:52:12.950 (13.05396) DEC = -59:14:03.98 (-59.23444)
Discovery date: 2019-05-23 09:21:36 (JD=2458626.89)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J00521308-5914031

Remarks: In multiple epochs.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-23 09:21:36
Flux: 17.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-04 10:04:48
Limiting flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: