Discovery certificate for object 2020bql
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60899 [ 2020TNSTR.360....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-02 14:31:46
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2020bql
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-20bo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:18:40.342 (94.66809) DEC = -57:40:12.25 (-57.67007)
Discovery date: 2020-02-02 06:14:24.000 (JD=2458881.76)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J061838.77-574009.4
Host redshift: 0.040074

Remarks: Present in several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-02 06:14:24.000
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-27 06:28:48
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/2020bql