Discovery certificate for object 2018th
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16901 [ 2018TNSTR.203....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-02-12 22:19:37
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

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

IAU Designation: AT 2018th
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:42:38.520 (205.6605) DEC = +29:56:56.76 (29.9491)
Discovery date: 2018-02-10 10:06:46 (JD=2458159.9213657)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 5277
Host redshift: 0.039777


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-02-10 10:06:46
Flux: 19.1 ABMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MLS 10k CCD

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-28 09:13:50
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/2018th