Discovery certificate for object 2018aqn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17642 [ 2018TNSTR.452....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-07 17:23:14
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 2018aqn
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18hf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:33:52.524 (203.46885) DEC = -37:43:56.78 (-37.73244)
Discovery date: 2018-04-07 08:09:36 (JD=2458215.84)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 383- G 019
Host redshift: 0.024587

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-07 08:09:36
Flux: 17.05 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-28 05:16:48
Limiting flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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