Discovery certificate for object 2018kp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16628 [ 2018TNSTR.116....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-24 21:57:12
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Nikolay Mishevskiy on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018kp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:46:33.060 (161.63775) DEC = +13:44:31.00 (13.741944)
Discovery date: 2018-01-24 08:42:06 (JD=2458142.8625694)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3367
Host redshift: 0.010142


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-24 08:42:06
Flux: 19.9 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10K CCD

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-14 09:01:28
Limiting flux: 21.5 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/2018kp