Discovery certificate for object 2018hxf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24060 [ 2018TNSTR1707....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-06 13:07:44
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

J. Brimacombe, D. Bersier, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hxf
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-18ze
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:22:17.866 (65.57444) DEC = -05:28:05.41 (-5.46817)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 08:38:24.000 (JD=2458428.86)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J04221796-0527576
Host redshift: 0.0296

Remarks: Confirmed by follow-up imaging


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 08:38:24.000
Flux: 17.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-04 06:57:36
Limiting flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Details of the new object can be viewed here: