Discovery certificate for object 2018fub
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22222 [ 2018TNSTR1300....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-05 13:21:04
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 2018fub
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ty
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:40:30.653 (10.12772) DEC = -50:41:15.14 (-50.68754)
Discovery date: 2018-09-05 06:14:24 (JD=2458366.76)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J00403068-5041153

Remarks: In tow epochs, on the rise, unknown redshift host, most likely overlaps with TESS Sector 2

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-05 06:14:24
Flux: 17.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-02 04:48:00
Limiting flux: 18.6 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/2018fub