Discovery certificate for object 2018hpy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23795 [ 2018TNSTR2020....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-29 18:20:05
Sender: Dr. Mariusz Gromadzki
Source Group: OGLE

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018hpy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:36:39.290 (24.163708) DEC = -76:11:47.70 (-76.196583)
Discovery date: 2018-10-23 03:53:25 (JD=2458414.6621)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-SMC740.01-815.324-373.242


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-23 03:53:25
Flux: 20.33 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-28 06:27:38
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/2018hpy