Discovery certificate for object 2019rdj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47940 [ 2019TNSTR1924....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-27 02:47:13
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: AT 2019rdj
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19xr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:18:06.595 (229.52748) DEC = -70:23:04.13 (-70.38448)
Discovery date: 2019-09-27 00:57:36 (JD=2458753.54)


Remarks: Most likely a bright Galactic transient, on the rise, could be a Nova or a CV, no Vizier match

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-27 00:57:36
Flux: 13.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-25 00:57:36
Limiting flux: 18.1 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/2019rdj