Discovery certificate for object 2018bzo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18873 [ 2018TNSTR.713....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-27 04:22:38
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: AT 2018bzo
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18lg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:58.006 (195.99169) DEC = -30:24:06.08 (-30.40169)
Discovery date: 2018-05-27 01:12:00 (JD=2458265.55)


Remarks: No Vizier match, possible faint, blue PS1 match, could be a "hostless" SN or a CV, about ~2 arcmin (~30 kpc) away from z=0.012082 ESO 443- G 043

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-27 01:12:00
Flux: 16.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-23 02:09:36
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/2018bzo