Discovery certificate for object 2018gio
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22687 [ 2018TNSTR1383....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-15 17:21:34
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 2018gio
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18vp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:20:41.266 (65.17194) DEC = -14:46:53.87 (-14.78163)
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 05:45:36 (JD=2458376.74)

Potential host galaxy: IC 0367
Host redshift: 0.030785

Remarks: In several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 05:45:36
Flux: 17.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-07 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2018gio