Discovery certificate for object 2018fau
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21600 [ 2018TNSTR1161....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-13 14:39:59
Sender: Mr. Koichi Itagaki
Source Group: None

Koichi Itagaki report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018fau
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:57:20.010 (344.333375) DEC = -01:02:45.80 (-1.046056)
Discovery date: 2018-08-13 14:14:48 (JD=2458344.0936111)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 7428


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-13 14:14:48
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.6-m f5.7

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: