Discovery certificate for object 2019meo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 42770 [ 2019TNSTR1382....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-31 20:38:01
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2019meo
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19sy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:34:07.178 (83.529908) DEC = -29:36:40.50 (-29.61125)
Discovery date: 2019-07-31 09:50:24 (JD=2458695.91)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J05340703-2936335
Host redshift: 0.036312

Remarks: Present in several epochs, on the rise; confirmed via follow-up imaging; this galaxy also hosted ASASSN-17po

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-31 09:50:24
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-27 10:19:12
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2019meo