Discovery certificate for object 2018pl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16789 [ 2018TNSTR.164....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-02-06 05:16:49
Sender: Dr. Mariusz Gromadzki
Source Group: None

Mariusz Gromadzki report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018pl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:12:42.750 (78.178125) DEC = -49:58:23.70 (-49.97325)
Discovery date: 2018-02-06 04:39:44 (JD=2458155.69427)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-LMC693.20-199.188-3990.530


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-02-06 04:39:44
Flux: 19.769 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-23 00:00:00
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/2018pl