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ASASSN-17pn: new transient (13.8 mag) in Lynx

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ASASSN-17pn: new transient (13.8 mag) in Lynx

ASASSN-17pn
RA 07:19:56.28, Dec +46:49:17.3
Discovery 2017-11-22.37 UT, V/g= 13.58 mag
giant M-dwarf flare or bright, large amplitude CV outburst, no match in Vizier, V>18.1 on 2017-11-21.47, g=13.9 on 2017-11-22.37
http://www.astronomy.ohio-state.edu/~assassin/transients.html

ASASSN-17pn 20171121.47 <181V ASN
ASASSN-17pn 20171122.37 139g ASN

Confirmation and spectroscopy are urgently required.

Clear skies,
Patrick

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