Discovery certificate for object 2018hsk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23887 [ 2018TNSTR1669....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-02 14:19:37
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

P. Vallely, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018hsk
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ys
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:42:39.089 (100.66287) DEC = -53:14:25.33 (-53.24037)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 04:48:00.000 (JD=2458423.7)

Potential host galaxy: 6dF0642388-531423
Host redshift: 0.027

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 04:48:00.000
Flux: 16.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-24 01:40:48
Limiting flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Payne-Gaposchkin
Telescope: ASASSN-Payne-Gaposchkin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: