Discovery certificate for object 2018ebz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20799 [ 2018TNSTR1020....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-23 08:18:56
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Reporting Group: LOSS     Discovery Data Source: LOSS

Jackson Sipple, WeiKang Zheng, Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018ebz
Discoverer internal name: kait-18ag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:46:39.506 (326.6646066) DEC = +08:17:51.36 (8.2976002)
Discovery date: 2018-07-22 10:09:10.000 (JD=2458321.9230324)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 11809
Host redshift: 0.036348

Remarks: The object was very faint, the mag is measured from a co-add of 11 KAIT images range from June 22 to July 22 UT.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-22 10:09:10.000
Flux: 20.1 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-15 11:38:31
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: