Discovery certificate for object 2013ka
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19662 [ 2018TNSTR.868....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-22 15:52:01
Sender: Ms. Lynn Seguin
Reporting Group: None     Discovery Data Source: None

Lynn Seguin report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2013ka
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:18:17.712 (199.5738) DEC = -02:51:43.92 (-2.8622)
Discovery date: 2013-04-02 06:16:36.000 (JD=2456384.7615278)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J131818.07-025129.6
Host redshift: 0.085

Remarks: Discovery made by Galaxy Zoo volunteer, Lynn Seguin on May 30, 2018. Analysis and verification provided by R.Nowell, A.Jonkeren and CeciliaB.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2013-04-02 06:16:36.000
Flux: 20.52 ABMag
Filter: R-Cousins
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: