Discovery certificate for object 2018hhp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23510 [ 2018TNSTR1573....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-14 14:36:55
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2018hhp
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18xw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:42:33.562 (40.63984) DEC = -09:28:04.15 (-9.46782)
Discovery date: 2018-10-14 04:33:36.000 (JD=2458405.69)

Potential host galaxy: MCG -02-07-072
Host redshift: 0.030958

Remarks: On the rise


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-14 04:33:36.000
Flux: 17.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 22:48:00
Limiting flux: 18.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: