Discovery certificate for object 2018gfr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22590 [ 2018TNSTR1366....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-12 20:25:20
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Mirco Villi with CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018gfr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:13:05.088 (78.2712) DEC = +00:58:18.84 (0.9719)
Discovery date: 2018-09-12 11:15:15 (JD=2458373.9689236)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 395-018
Host redshift: 0.0434


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-12 11:15:15
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-02-05 12:00:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

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