Discovery certificate for object 2018ibt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24371 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 15:21:23
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 2018ibt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbxsjs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:44:59.959 (11.2498286) DEC = -01:01:27.75 (-1.0243763)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 05:50:40 (JD=2458423.7435301)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 05:50:40
Flux: 19.4736 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 08:09:18
Limiting flux: 20.61 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018ibt