Discovery certificate for object 2018apk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17605 [ 2018TNSTR.427....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-02 18:15:43
Sender: Mr. Masaki Tsuboi
Source Group: None

Masaki Tsuboi report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018apk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:38:35.590 (144.648292) DEC = +17:01:45.00 (17.029167)
Discovery date: 2018-04-02 15:30:49 (JD=2458211.1464005)

Potential host galaxy: NGC2943

Remarks: Offsets:38.9Eand7.5SofNGC2943

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-02 15:30:49
Flux: 17 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope:0.35-m f/4.6 reflector

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-22 12:22:46
Limiting flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope:0.35-m f/4.6 reflector

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