Discovery certificate for object 2018iei
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24522 [ 2018TNSTR1744....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-09 13:37:57
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 2018iei
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtrowl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:47:19.393 (11.830803) DEC = +14:42:12.39 (14.7034404)
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 07:00:38 (JD=2458397.7921065)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 07:00:38
Flux: 18.7828 ABMag
Filter: g-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: