Discovery certificate for object 2018eph
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21227 [ 2018TNSTR1094....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-04 13:17:34
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 2018eph
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18qv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:55:50.112 (73.9588) DEC = -61:45:24.84 (-61.7569)
Discovery date: 2018-08-04 09:21:36 (JD=2458334.89)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASXi J0455502-614521

Remarks: On the rise, unknown redshift host galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-04 09:21:36
Flux: 16.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-29 09:50:24
Limiting flux: 17.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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