Discovery certificate for object 2018aad
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17120 [ 2018TNSTR.297....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-05 12:20:58
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

B. Nicholls, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018aad
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18eo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:58:01.418 (59.50591) DEC = -65:30:24.62 (-65.50684)
Discovery date: 2018-03-05 01:55:12 (JD=2458182.58)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J035801.64-653024.6

Remarks: Unknown redshift, blue host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-05 01:55:12
Flux: 16.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-04 01:55:12
Limiting flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018aad