Discovery certificate for object 2018fpm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22065 [ 2018TNSTR1272....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-01 01:49:38
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

N. Castro, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018fpm
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18to
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:24:21.833 (336.09097) DEC = -33:41:32.86 (-33.69246)
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 01:40:48 (JD=2458361.57)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 7267
Host redshift: 0.011191

Remarks: In multiple epochs, on the rise, close to the nucleus, confirmed by follow-up imaging

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 01:40:48
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-09 05:16:48
Limiting flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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