Discovery certificate for object 2018gzz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23252 [ 2018TNSTR1485....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-01 22:45:17
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Nikolay Mishevskiy with CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018gzz
Discoverer internal name: SNhunt392
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:50:42.552 (12.6773) DEC = -01:54:06.84 (-1.9019)
Discovery date: 2018-09-30 09:15:40 (JD=2458391.8858796)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 271
Host redshift: 0.0138


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-30 09:15:40
Flux: 20.5 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-07 10:25:51
Limiting flux: 21 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/2018gzz