Discovery certificate for object 2020saz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80740 [ 2020TNSTR2610....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-08-26 12:51:04
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: AT 2020saz
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-20kv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:48:41.681 (297.17367) DEC = +12:08:50.35 (12.14732)
Discovery date: 2020-08-26 07:12:00.000 (JD=2459087.8)


Remarks: Possible Galactic Nova, no counterpart in Vizier down to g~23 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-08-26 07:12:00.000
Flux: 14.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-08-24 07:12:00
Limiting flux: 17.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020saz