Discovery certificate for object 2018iea
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24503 [ 2018TNSTR1744....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-09 13:37:44
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: AT 2018iea
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aampiwv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:07:43.615 (256.9317277) DEC = +36:55:09.97 (36.9194374)
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 02:15:31 (JD=2458424.5941204)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 02:15:31
Flux: 17.5579 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-13 08:50:12
Limiting flux: 20.64 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/2018iea