Discovery certificate for object 2018hvv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24014 [ 2018TNSTR1700....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 09:33:10
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Reporting Group: GSNST     Discovery Data Source: GSNST

Malhar Kendurkar, Cedric Raguenaud on behalf of GSNST Team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018hvv
Discoverer internal name: GSNST 2018-aj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:43:24.071 (10.850297) DEC = +41:15:31.17 (41.258659)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 09:27:30 (JD=2458427.894103)

Potential host galaxy: M31
Host redshift: -0.001


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 09:27:30
Flux: 18.37 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Observations were made using Slooh Robotic Telescope on Canary Island. 17" CDK f/6.8

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-04 04:02:55
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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