Discovery certificate for object 2018hu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16530 [ 2018TNSTR..78....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-17 15:12:31
Sender: Dr. Lukasz Wyrzykowski
Source Group: OGLE

Lukasz Wyrzykowski report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:10:31.620 (47.63175) DEC = -71:15:18.40 (-71.255111)
Discovery date: 2018-01-15 03:12:16 (JD=2458133.63352)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-MBR126.01-2014.312-701.192

Remarks: about 0.9 from the centre of the galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-15 03:12:16
Flux: 19.93 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Remarks: host subtracted mag.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-11 03:17:24
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/2018hu