Discovery certificate for object 2018idf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24431 [ 2018TNSTR1736....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 13:21:22
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi (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 2018idf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accdsxf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:12:29.135 (138.1213969) DEC = +30:35:26.90 (30.590806)
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 12:54:31 (JD=2458425.0378588)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 12:54:31
Flux: 19.0036 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: