Discovery certificate for object 2018cvk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19710 [ 2018TNSTR.887....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-26 09:27:21
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Brent Nicholls, K. Z. Stanek, Subo Dong on behalf of the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018cvk
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18nx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:55:31.950 (298.883125) DEC = -49:53:11.26 (-49.886461)
Discovery date: 2018-06-25 09:41:37 (JD=2458294.9039005)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 233- G 007
Host redshift: 0.02473


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-25 09:41:37
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-23 02:51:06
Limiting flux: 17.5 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/2018cvk