Discovery certificate for object 2018hj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16515 [ 2018TNSTR..68....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-16 13:30:35
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018hj
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18aq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:33:27.257 (68.36357) DEC = -38:41:36.67 (-38.69352)
Discovery date: 2018-01-16 02:38:24 (JD=2458134.61)

Potential host galaxy: LCRS B043143.0-384747

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-16 02:38:24
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-11 02:38:24
Limiting flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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