Discovery certificate for object 2018jz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16606 [ 2018TNSTR.107....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-23 17:29:41
Sender: Dr. Lukasz Wyrzykowski
Source Group: OGLE

Lukasz Wyrzykowski report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018jz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:05:35.240 (76.396833) DEC = -62:43:36.90 (-62.726917)
Discovery date: 2018-01-23 03:53:14 (JD=2458141.66197)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-LMC579.14-1651.936-1713.614

Remarks: Transient 0.9 arcsec away from a faint galaxy-like object.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-23 03:53:14
Flux: 19.132 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Remarks: host-subtracted magnitude

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-23 08:01:22
Limiting flux: 22 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope


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