Discovery certificate for object 2018ajk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17420 [ 2018TNSTR.368....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-19 16:09:56
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, R. Post, E. Weinberg, J. Newton, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018ajk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:31:13.370 (172.805708) DEC = +34:12:03.70 (34.201028)
Discovery date: 2018-03-19 03:40:16 (JD=2458196.652974537)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 6507
Host redshift: 0.02108


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-19 03:40:16
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-09 09:22:02
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: Our Archive

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