Discovery certificate for object 2018hv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16532 [ 2018TNSTR..76....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-17 15:19:30
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

R. Farfan, J. M. Fernandez, J. Brimacombe, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hv
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:30:11.057 (52.54607) DEC = -13:31:23.23 (-13.52312)
Discovery date: 2018-01-15 04:19:12 (JD=2458133.68)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J03301134-1331226
Host redshift: 0.040978

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-15 04:19:12
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-10 04:19:12
Limiting flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt


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