Discovery certificate for object 2018hec
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23400 [ 2018TNSTR2018....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-08 20:26:33
Sender: Dr. Mariusz Gromadzki
Source Group: OGLE

Mariusz Gromadzki, Łukasz Wyrzykowski (Warsaw) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018hec
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:07:57.130 (16.988042) DEC = -68:42:44.10 (-68.71225)
Discovery date: 2018-10-07 06:06:22 (JD=2458398.75443)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-SMC803.05-445.260-1998.920


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-07 06:06:22
Flux: 20.123 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-15 06:19:54
Limiting flux: 22 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope


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