Discovery certificate for object 2020agu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59189 [ 2020TNSTR.183....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-19 14:21:34
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: 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 2020agu
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-20ar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:58:31.608 (179.6317) DEC = -20:41:53.30 (-20.69814)
Discovery date: 2020-01-19 09:50:24.000 (JD=2458867.91)

Potential host galaxy: PGC157191

Remarks: Unknown redshift host galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-19 09:50:24.000
Flux: 17.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-04 11:31:12
Limiting flux: 18.7 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/2020agu