Discovery certificate for object 2018ave
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17794 [ 2018TNSTR.496....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-16 13:58:57
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018ave
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ib
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:22:02.321 (305.50967) DEC = -18:22:59.48 (-18.38319)
Discovery date: 2018-04-14 08:23:59 (JD=2458222.8499884)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J20220235-1822587
Host redshift: 0.054905

Remarks: In several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-14 08:23:59
Flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-03 08:38:24
Limiting flux: 17.6 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/2018ave