Discovery certificate for object 2018idg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24432 [ 2018TNSTR1736....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 13:21:22
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2018idg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acebefc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:24:16.478 (51.0686576) DEC = +16:10:40.57 (16.1779369)
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 07:56:17 (JD=2458426.8307639)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 07:56:17
Flux: 19.396 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-03 09:21:36
Limiting flux: 20.67 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/2018idg