Discovery certificate for object 2018jdq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25641 [ 2018TNSTR1834....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 03:30:34
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018jdq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18aah
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:25:25.858 (171.35774) DEC = -08:27:58.90 (-8.46636)
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 14:24:00.000 (JD=2458450.1)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASS J11252566-0827587

Remarks: On the rise, uncatalogued host galaxy


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 14:24:00.000
Flux: 16.3 VegaMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-16 11:45:36
Limiting flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Details of the new object can be viewed here: