Discovery certificate for object 2018hsz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23902 [ 2018TNSTR1678....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-03 16:19:42
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hsz
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18yx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:56:20.719 (59.08633) DEC = -54:00:40.14 (-54.01115)
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 07:12:00 (JD=2458424.8)

Potential host galaxy: FAIRALL 0761
Host redshift: 0.061709

Remarks: Present in several epochs, nuclear source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 07:12:00
Flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-17 04:33:36
Limiting flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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