Discovery certificate for object 2019pkz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46070 [ 2019TNSTR1738....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-05 03:21:26
Sender: Patrick Vallely
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2019pkz
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19wf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:58:29.981 (299.62492) DEC = +61:13:09.16 (61.21921)
Discovery date: 2019-09-04 06:00:00.000 (JD=2458730.75)

Potential host galaxy: VII Zw 923

Remarks: Nuclear source, on the rise.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-04 06:00:00.000
Flux: 17.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-29 09:07:12
Limiting flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Details of the new object can be viewed here: