Discovery certificate for object 2018ph
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16784 [ 2018TNSTR.156....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-02-05 17:23:16
Sender: Dr. Richard S Post
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, R. Post, E. Weinberg, J. Newton, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018ph
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:11:02.300 (122.759583) DEC = +05:05:13.90 (5.087194)
Discovery date: 2018-02-05 09:24:37 (JD=2458154.892095)

Potential host galaxy: UGC04265
Host redshift: 0.030424


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-02-05 09:24:37
Flux: 16.5 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 610cm CDK with Apogee U230 at Mayhill, NM

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-17 06:28:23
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 610cm CDK with Apogee U230 at Mayhill, NM

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