Discovery certificate for object 2018iac
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24182 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 14:52:27
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018iac
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwkxgo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:29:28.520 (97.3688339) DEC = +58:05:26.97 (58.0908261)
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 10:50:32 (JD=2458397.9517593)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 10:50:32
Flux: 19.1572 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-13 12:11:48
Limiting flux: 20.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018iac