Discovery certificate for object 2018auj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17770 [ 2018TNSTR.486....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-13 17:47:48
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

G. Stone, J. Brimacombe, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018auj
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18hv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:53:47.118 (223.446325) DEC = +72:35:53.29 (72.598136)
Discovery date: 2018-04-09 10:45:07 (JD=2458217.9479977)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J14534719+7235530

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift host galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-09 10:45:07
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-23 06:57:36
Limiting flux: 18.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt


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