Discovery certificate for object 2019bju
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30406 [ 2019TNSTR.309....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-02 04:00:21
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: SN 2019bju
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-19du
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:06:45.689 (91.69037) DEC = -48:50:54.17 (-48.84838)
Discovery date: 2019-02-28 19:40:48.000 (JD=2458543.32)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J06064578-4850572

Remarks: Present in several epochs, unknown redshift host


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-28 19:40:48.000
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-14 01:55:12
Limiting flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: