Discovery certificate for object 2018hzg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24140 [ 2018TNSTR1712....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-06 22:24:33
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 2018hzg
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18zk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:42:23.618 (175.59841) DEC = +10:15:51.77 (10.26438)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 15:07:12 (JD=2458429.13)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3825
Host redshift: 0.021692

Remarks: Discovered after seasonal break, nuclear source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 15:07:12
Flux: 16.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-26 23:11:02
Limiting flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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