Discovery certificate for object 2018amp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17511 [ 2018TNSTR.402....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-27 03:09:04
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 2018amp
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18gk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:37:36.276 (204.40115) DEC = -31:57:52.16 (-31.96449)
Discovery date: 2018-03-25 23:02:24 (JD=2458203.46)


Remarks: In several epochs, no clear host galaxy match in Vizier/NED/Gaia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-25 23:02:24
Flux: 17.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-03 22:04:48
Limiting flux: 17.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin


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