Discovery certificate for object 2018uw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16943 [ 2018TNSTR.225....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-02-15 02:49:07
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: AT 2018uw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:31:00.300 (52.75125) DEC = +43:14:44.30 (43.245639)
Discovery date: 2018-02-14 02:13:43 (JD=2458163.5928587965)

Potential host galaxy: PGC13050
Host redshift: 0.031418


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-02-14 02:13:43
Flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

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

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-02-06 01:28:38
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/2018uw