Discovery certificate for object 2018gwp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23139 [ 2018TNSTR1462....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 04:03:02
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Source Group: LOSS

Romain L. Hardy, WeiKang Zheng, Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018gwp
Discoverer internal name: kait-18ar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:01:48.749 (270.45312) DEC = +07:00:49.61 (7.01378)
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 02:46:15 (JD=2458388.6154514)


Remarks: New outburst, non-detection only one day before the new outburst.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 02:46:15
Flux: 16.9 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-26 02:47:55
Limiting flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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