Discovery certificate for object 2018hn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16519 [ 2018TNSTR..73....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-16 23:14:45
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Mirco Villi on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018hn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:12:41.652 (198.17355) DEC = +04:43:54.34 (4.73176)
Discovery date: 2018-01-15 11:37:28 (JD=2458133.9843519)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 5019
Host redshift: 0.021444


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-15 11:37:28
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-24 12:59:43
Limiting flux: 21.5 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/2018hn