Discovery certificate for object 2019hmp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37740 [ 2019TNSTR1005....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-14 18:54:38
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2019hmp
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19pk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:21:32.851 (275.38688) DEC = -49:33:53.82 (-49.56495)
Discovery date: 2019-06-14 02:38:24.000 (JD=2458648.61)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J18213216-4933293
Host redshift: 0.061089

Remarks: Very rapid rise, confirmed via follow-up imaging; might be a Galactic foreground source


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-14 02:38:24.000
Flux: 16.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-13 03:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: U-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Details of the new object can be viewed here: