Discovery certificate for object 2018amo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17510 [ 2018TNSTR.396....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-26 20:49:14
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 2018amo
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18gi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:14:25.486 (198.60619) DEC = +50:58:40.84 (50.97801)
Discovery date: 2018-03-26 06:28:48 (JD=2458203.77)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 271-025
Host redshift: 0.029664

Remarks: In two epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-26 06:28:48
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-22 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 19 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/2018amo