Discovery certificate for object 2018aqc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17623 [ 2018TNSTR.437....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-04 15:35:31
Sender: Jordi Camarasa
Source Group: None

Jordi Camarasa report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018aqc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:22:54.890 (170.728708) DEC = +16:35:23.00 (16.589722)
Discovery date: 2018-04-03 21:26:10 (JD=2458212.3931713)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3655

Remarks: J.Camarasa report the discovery of an apparent supernova on image obtained at 2018 04 03 21:26 UT with Newtonian Telescope 0.30-m f/4 and CCD Sbig St-7xnme (exp 30sec) from Obs Paus (B49) - Sabadell (Barcelona) Spain. The new object is located at A.R. = 11h22m54s.89 Decl. = +16°35'23".0, show the source at 13.8 Mag.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-03 21:26:10
Flux: 13.8 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-02 21:26:10
Limiting flux: 18.5 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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