Discovery certificate for object 2018eob
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21191 [ 2018TNSTR1085....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-03 19:10:52
Sender: Dr. Lukasz Wyrzykowski
Source Group: OGLE

Lukasz Wyrzykowski report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018eob
Discoverer internal name: SMC731.19.1297.86.2986.54
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:25:55.150 (21.479792) DEC = -71:04:41.50 (-71.078194)
Discovery date: 2018-08-02 08:25:17 (JD=2458332.8509)


Remarks: Bright and short-lived transient on top of a fuzzy faint object, probably a galaxy.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-02 08:25:17
Flux: 17.166 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-15 09:12:19
Limiting flux: 22 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018eob