Discovery certificate for object 2018ikj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24915 [ 2018TNSTR1757....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-12 21:05:52
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Source Group: GSNST

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018ikj
Discoverer internal name: GSNST 2018-al
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:15:22.875 (3.845314) DEC = +16:34:47.10 (16.579749)
Discovery date: 2018-11-11 22:39:38 (JD=2458434.444201)

Potential host galaxy: Unknown


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-11 22:39:38
Flux: 17.71 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-21 15:25:38
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/2018ikj