Discovery certificate for object 2018koo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27088

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-23 23:30:10
Sender: Pan-STARRS1 (PS1_Bot1)
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

K. C. Chambers, M. E. Huber, H. Flewelling, E. A. Magnier, A. Schultz, T. Lowe, J. Bulger (IfA, University of Hawaii), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith (Queen's University Belfast), J. Tonry, C. Waters, (IfA, University of Hawaii) D. E. Wright (University of Minnesota), D. R. Young (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018koo
Discoverer internal name: PS18cgc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:26:44.140 (156.683915312) DEC = +25:50:59.81 (25.8499459615)
Discovery date: 2018-12-18 13:04:48 (JD=2458471.045)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-18 13:04:48
Flux: 21.47 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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