AT 2018aba
RA/DEC (2000)
09:55:36.070 +69:02:14.10
148.900292 +69.03725
Type
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Redshift
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Source Group
XOSS
Discovery Date
2018-03-06 15:07:18
TNS AT
Y
Public
Y
Host Name
M81
Discovery Mag
20.8
Filter
Clear-
Discoverer/s
Mi Zhang and Xing Gao
Spectra
No Data
Light Curves
FilterTel / InstObs-date rangePhotometry
Clear-Other_Other2018-03-04 14:04:27 - 2018-03-06 15:07:182
Photometry
IDObs-dateMag. / FluxErrLim. Mag./FluxUnitsFilterTel / InstExp-timeObserver/sRemarks
258602018-03-06 15:07:1820.821.5VegaMagClear-Other_Other300Mi Zhang, Xing Gao0.6-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien telescope + unfiltered CCD.
258592018-03-04 14:04:2721VegaMagClear-Other_Other300Xing Gao[Last non detection] 0.6-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien telescope + unfiltered CCD.
AT Reportings
IDTime received (UT)SenderReporter/s (Discoverer/s)GroupRADECDiscovery date (UT)Discovery Mag.FilterRelated filesAT TypeInternal nameAssoc. GroupsEnd prop. periodRemarks
171472018-03-07 01:37:35Zhijian XuMi Zhang and Xing GaoXOSS09:55:36.070+69:02:14.102018-03-06 15:07:1820.8Clear-PNVXM02MZXOSSMi Zhang and Xing Gao, report the discovery of a possible nova (mag approximately 20.8) on severl 300-s survey images (limiting mag about 21.5) taken by Xing Gao in Xingming Observatory Sky Survey(C42) around Mar. 06.63007 UT using a unfiltered CCD ( + 0.6-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien telescope ). The transient approximately located at R.A.=09h55m36.07s +69d02'14".1 (equinox 2000.0). Which is about 15.6" east and 100.9" south of the center of the M81. Nothing is visible at this position on archival images taken on Mar. 04.58642 (limiting mag 21.0). NET UCAC-4 XM02MZ C2018 03 06.63007 09 55 36.07 +69 02 14.1 20.8 V C42. All images can be seen from: http://www.xjltp.com/XOSS/XM02MZ/XM02MZ.htm C42,Xingming Observatory - NEXT, Mt. Nanshan. Observers M.Zhang,X.Gao,Measurers M.Zhang, 0.6-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien telescope and CCD.
Related files
FileFile TypeCommentsLast Modified (UT)Modified By
tns_2018aba_atrep_17147.jpgGraphics2018-03-12 15:12:39sammimas
Classification Reportings
No Data

Comments

NET UCAC-4
XM02MZ C2018 03 12.59520 09 55 36.07 +69 02 14.1 20.8 V C42