Discovery certificate for object 2018ajo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17424 [ 2018TNSTR.372....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-20 06:15:45
Sender: Dr. Richard S Post
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 2018ajo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:08:27.300 (152.11375) DEC = +12:18:57.10 (12.315861)
Discovery date: 2018-03-19 04:27:49 (JD=2458196.685995)

Potential host galaxy: PGC29488
Host redshift: 0.00094


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-19 04:27:49
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.61 CDK with Apogee U47 camera at Mayhill, NM

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-19 09:29:20
Limiting flux: 21 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.61 CDK with Apogee U47 camera at Mayhill, NM

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