Discovery certificate for object 2018esj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21331

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-07 13:26:45
Sender: Dr. Antonino Brosio

Antonino Brosio report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018esj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:17:53.90 (349.474583) DEC = -04:40:57.00 (-4.6825)
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 21:55:54 (JD=2458337.4138194)

Potential host galaxy: NGC7585

Remarks: Possible Supernova in NGC7585

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 21:55:54
Flux: 16.8 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope RC 500 mm f8 with FLI 1001 CCD without filters.

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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