Discovery certificate for object 2018hqa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23798

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-29 18:38:38
Sender: Dr. Mariusz Gromadzki
Source Group: OGLE

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018hqa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:15:07.900 (18.782917) DEC = -72:06:19.00 (-72.105278)
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 04:13:48 (JD=2458401.67625)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-SMC732.31-1731.902-1403.036


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 04:13:48
Flux: 19.703 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-14 05:43:04
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/2018hqa