Discovery certificate for object 2020bwr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61144 [ 2020TNSTR.394....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-05 16:35:39
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 2020bwr
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-20bu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:34:59.364 (248.74735) DEC = +36:12:27.11 (36.20753)
Discovery date: 2020-02-03 14:38:24.000 (JD=2458883.11)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASS J16345923+3612274
Host redshift: 0.060637

Remarks: Present in several epochs


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-03 14:38:24.000
Flux: 17.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-13 12:00:00
Limiting flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Details of the new object can be viewed here: