Discovery certificate for object 2018hrg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23844 [ 2018TNSTR1662....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-01 07:25:17
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Source Group: LOSS

Costas Soler, WeiKang Zheng and Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018hrg
Discoverer internal name: kait-18ay
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:09:26.328 (17.3597) DEC = +35:42:39.60 (35.711)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 08:54:27 (JD=2458422.8711458)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 404


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 08:54:27
Flux: 18.2 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-27 09:15:48
Limiting flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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