Discovery certificate for object 2018agr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17333 [ 2018TNSTR.350....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-16 11:01:02
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Source Group: ATLAS

J. Tonry, B. Stalder, L. Denneau, A. Heinze, H. Weiland (IfA, University of Hawaii), A. Rest (STScI), K. W. Smith, S. J. Smartt, D. R. Young, M. Fulton, O. McBrien, D. O'Neill, P. Clark (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018agr
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS18mkm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:33:55.726 (98.4821914286) DEC = -35:54:34.98 (-35.9097157143)
Discovery date: 2018-03-16 06:46:04 (JD=2458193.7819907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-16 06:46:04
Flux: 18.357 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-11 06:38:52
Limiting flux: 18.58 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: