Discovery certificate for object 2018gqc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22928 [ 2018TNSTR1405....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-18 13:09:33
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: AT 2018gqc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18vx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:21:13.517 (5.30632) DEC = -57:45:10.76 (-57.75299)
Discovery date: 2018-09-18 01:26:24 (JD=2458379.56)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J00211387-5745104

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift red host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-18 01:26:24
Flux: 17.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-08 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 18 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/2018gqc