Discovery certificate for object 2018amc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17495 [ 2018TNSTR.396....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-26 03:48:32
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2018amc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18gg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:58:00.782 (164.50326) DEC = +72:26:26.56 (72.44071)
Discovery date: 2018-03-23 06:00:00 (JD=2458200.75)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J105800.28+722628.0

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise, blue faint host with unknown redshift visible in PS2 images

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-23 06:00:00
Flux: 17.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-16 04:04:48
Limiting flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt


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