Discovery certificate for object 2018jgp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25752

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-01 17:11:40
Sender: MASTER (MASTER)
Source Group: MASTER

E. Gorbovskoy, V. Lipunov (Lomonosov MSU), R. Podesta, F. Podesta, C. Francile, C. Lopez (Observatorio Astronomico Felix Aguilar, SJNU), H. Levato (San Juan National University), V. Kornilov, N. Tiurina, V. Vladimirov, A. Kuznetsov, P. Balanutsa (Lomonosov MSU), R. Rebolo Lopez, M. Serra-Ricart (IAC), D. Buckley (SAAO), O. Gress, N. Budnev (API, ISU), A. Gabovich, V. Yurkov, Yu. Sergienko (BSPU), V. Senik, A. Tlatov (KSS, Pulkovo observatory) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018jgp
Discoverer internal name: MASTER OT J211711.2-123751.4
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:17:11.180 (319.296583) DEC = -12:37:51.40 (-12.630944)
Discovery date: 2018-12-01 02:40:31 (JD=2458453.6114699)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-01 02:40:31
Flux: 13.7 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MASTER-OAFA

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-09 02:45:40
Limiting flux: 19.9 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MASTER-OAFA

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