Discovery certificate for object 2018ico
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24408 [ 2018TNSTR1735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 04:33:45
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018ico
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accnlml
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:25:28.254 (141.367726) DEC = +23:36:30.58 (23.6084938)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 11:57:07 (JD=2458425.9979977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 11:57:07
Flux: 18.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

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