Discovery certificate for object 2018iap
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24260 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 14:54:34
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018iap
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbvugp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:20:43.707 (95.1821106) DEC = +59:20:33.50 (59.3426393)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 09:16:37.000 (JD=2458422.8865394)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 09:16:37.000
Flux: 19.5115 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: