Discovery certificate for object 2018ioa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25092 [ 2018TNSTR1788....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-18 14:20:28
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 2018ioa
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18zz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:20:32.146 (65.13394) DEC = -38:57:38.34 (-38.96065)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 06:28:48 (JD=2458440.77)

Potential host galaxy: LCRS B041846.9-390434
Host redshift: 0.041229

Remarks: Present in several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 06:28:48
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-13 02:24:00
Limiting flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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