Discovery certificate for object 2018fhx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21827 [ 2018TNSTR1224....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-21 21:27:57
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 2018fhx
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18tc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:24:38.038 (96.15849) DEC = -23:43:58.94 (-23.73304)
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 09:07:12 (JD=2458351.88)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J06243821-2343546
Host redshift: 0.023266

Remarks: On the rise


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 09:07:12
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-13 09:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: