Discovery certificate for object 2018bwv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18795 [ 2018TNSTR.694....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-23 13:24:30
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 2018bwv
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18kz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:57:09.763 (14.29068) DEC = -43:43:38.28 (-43.7273)
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 09:36:00 (JD=2458261.9)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 0322
Host redshift: 0.02377

Remarks: In two epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 09:36:00
Flux: 16.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-16 10:04:48
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2018bwv