Discovery certificate for object 2018jwi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26343 [ 2018TNSTR1927....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-15 02:30:51
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2018jwi
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18abr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:18:39.283 (94.66368) DEC = -54:28:14.84 (-54.47079)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 02:38:24 (JD=2458466.61)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J06183926-5428139
Host redshift: 0.015457

Remarks: Present in several epochs, possible nuclear source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 02:38:24
Flux: 17.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-11 06:00:00
Limiting flux: 18.6 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/2018jwi