Discovery certificate for object 2019pig
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45976 [ 2019TNSTR1713....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-03 11:53:52
Sender: Dr. David Bersier
Source Group: ASAS-SN

J. Brimacombe, D Bersier report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2019pig
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19vp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:01:33.288 (225.3887) DEC = +49:06:34.70 (49.10964)
Discovery date: 2019-09-03 03:20:09 (JD=2458729.6389931)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J150132.77+490633.3
Host redshift: 0.02598


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-03 03:20:09
Flux: 16.642 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-30 03:41:45
Limiting flux: 18.075 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019pig