Discovery certificate for object 2018evt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21438 [ 2018TNSTR1144....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-11 09:48:21
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Brent Nicholls, Subo Dong for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018evt
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:46:39.318 (206.663825) DEC = -09:38:36.56 (-9.643489)
Discovery date: 2018-08-11 00:06:52 (JD=2458341.5047685)

Potential host galaxy: MCG -01-35-011
Host redshift: 0.024971


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-11 00:06:52
Flux: 16.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-08 00:22:37
Limiting flux: 17.5 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/2018evt