Discovery certificate for object 2018idx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24497 [ 2018TNSTR1744....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-09 13:37:44
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018idx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accsane
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:40:10.558 (10.0439897) DEC = -10:26:26.33 (-10.4406484)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:37:58.000 (JD=2458425.693044)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:37:58.000
Flux: 18.5839 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: