Discovery certificate for object 2018idr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24478 [ 2018TNSTR1734....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 20:39:20
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Mirco Villi with CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018idr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:59:55.392 (29.9808) DEC = +23:38:48.48 (23.6468)
Discovery date: 2018-11-08 04:55:36 (JD=2458430.7052778)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 776
Host redshift: 0.0164


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-08 04:55:36
Flux: 20.4 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-20 09:52:38
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/2018idr