Discovery certificate for object 2018fqd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22089 [ 2018TNSTR1277....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-02 02:51:41
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 2018fqd
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18tp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:51:51.478 (312.96449) DEC = -36:50:13.31 (-36.83703)
Discovery date: 2018-09-01 03:07:12 (JD=2458362.63)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J20515213-3650127
Host redshift: 0.039394

Remarks: In several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-01 03:07:12
Flux: 17.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-30 04:48:00
Limiting flux: 17.3 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/2018fqd