Discovery certificate for object 2018icb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24387 [ 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 2018icb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acejdzk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:06:21.676 (16.5903169) DEC = -20:40:50.91 (-20.6808075)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 05:01:54 (JD=2458428.7096644)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 05:01:54
Flux: 19.3965 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-04 07:34:19
Limiting flux: 19.96 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/2018icb