Discovery certificate for object 2018fvi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22267 [ 2018TNSTR1310....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-06 16:51:03
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 2018fvi
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ug
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:57:42.559 (29.42733) DEC = -67:11:12.80 (-67.18689)
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 07:12:00 (JD=2458365.8)

Potential host galaxy: AM 0156-672
Host redshift: 0.040421

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise, likely in the TESS Sector 2 FoV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 07:12:00
Flux: 16.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-22 06:14:24
Limiting flux: 17.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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