Discovery certificate for object 2018hyw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24130 [ 2018TNSTR1717....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-06 17:35:29
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Andrew Drake report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hyw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:20:17.352 (125.0723) DEC = +20:52:32.16 (20.8756)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 12:05:00 (JD=2458428.0034722)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 4344
Host redshift: 0.0168


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 12:05:00
Flux: 17.4 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-14 04:25:18
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

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