Discovery certificate for object 2018iba
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24282 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 14:54:38
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018iba
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acdwoag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:43:38.077 (355.9086561) DEC = +28:54:17.09 (28.9047466)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 03:31:39 (JD=2458425.6469907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 03:31:39
Flux: 18.829 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-09 05:19:14
Limiting flux: 20.63 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/2018iba