Discovery certificate for object 2018fci
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21650 [ 2018TNSTR1178....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-15 03:06:05
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: AT 2018fci
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18sc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:24:27.120 (276.113) DEC = -58:45:08.57 (-58.75238)
Discovery date: 2018-08-13 18:57:36 (JD=2458344.29)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J18242688-5845090
Host redshift: 0.068678

Remarks: In several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-13 18:57:36
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-08 19:12:00
Limiting flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin


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