Discovery certificate for object 2019knu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40918 [ 2019TNSTR1150....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-05 11:15:36
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 2019knu
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19qx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:17:52.697 (49.46957) DEC = -07:18:11.27 (-7.30313)
Discovery date: 2019-07-05 09:36:00 (JD=2458669.9)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASS J03175281-0718048
Host redshift: 0.017062

Remarks: Present in several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-05 09:36:00
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-03 09:21:36
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2019knu