[vsnet-alert 24209] Re: ASASSN-20ec

Patrick Schmeer pasc1312-aavso@yahoo.de via vsnet-alert vsnet-alert at ooruri.kusastro.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Tue Apr 21 23:48:27 JST 2020

 Recent ASAS-SN Sky Patrol (Shappee et al. 2014ApJ...788...48S
and Kochanek et al. 2017PASP..129j4502K) light curve and data:
There are several Gaia DR2 sources (Gmag. 20) only few arc
seconds away from the reported position of the transient.
Precise astrometry is urgently required (spectroscopy and
photometry, too).
Clear skies,
     Am Dienstag, 21. April 2020, 05:28:13 MESZ hat Taichi Kato <tkato at kusastro.kyoto-u.ac.jp> Folgendes geschrieben:  

  (I'm not sure about the quiescent counterpart)

ASASSN-20ec     ---     -------     17:9:24.72     -31:9:6     2020-04-19.39     -2.8     SDSS     DSS     VIZIER     -------     bright outburst towards the Galactic bulge, could be a Nova, matches to PS1 g=14.9, g>17.6 on 2020-03-25.00, g=14.3 on 2020-04-16.48, g=14.3 on 2020-04-19.39.

ASASSN-20ec 20200325.00 <176g ASN
ASASSN-20ec 20200416.48 143g ASN
ASASSN-20ec 20200419.39 143g ASN


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