Discovery certificate for object 2018hrq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23854 [ 2018TNSTR1658....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-01 18:01:20
Sender: Patrick Vallely
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

P. Vallely, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hrq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18yp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:51:06.290 (357.77621) DEC = +01:03:24.23 (1.05673)
Discovery date: 2018-10-17 00:00:00.000 (JD=2458408.5)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 12810
Host redshift: 0.027062

Remarks: In multiple epochs.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-17 00:00:00.000
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-14 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: