Discovery certificate for object 2018jtw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26241 [ 2018TNSTR1922....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 09:25:46
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018jtw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:08:24.936 (17.1039) DEC = +06:29:14.28 (6.4873)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 03:05:05 (JD=2458466.6285301)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 705
Host redshift: 0.04


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 03:05:05
Flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-11 04:30:46
Limiting flux: 22 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/2018jtw