Discovery certificate for object 2018hbh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23309 [ 2018TNSTR1495....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-03 13:43:34
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

J. Brimacombe, G. Christie, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hbh
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18wr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:20:35.868 (335.14945) DEC = -30:11:54.74 (-30.19854)
Discovery date: 2018-10-03 02:09:36.000 (JD=2458394.59)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J222036.16-301159.2
Host redshift: 0.0701

Remarks: Confirmed by follow-up imaging


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-03 02:09:36.000
Flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-01 06:43:12
Limiting flux: 17.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Details of the new object can be viewed here: