Discovery certificate for object 2018aoj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17572 [ 2018TNSTR.424....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-31 16:35:16
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 2018aoj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:22:38.430 (125.660125) DEC = +56:19:38.10 (56.32725)
Discovery date: 2018-03-31 04:33:23 (JD=2458208.6898611113)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 4357
Host redshift: 0.02854


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-31 04:33:23
Flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-21 00:36:08
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/2018aoj