Discovery certificate for object 2018iek
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24524 [ 2018TNSTR1744....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-09 13:37:57
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 2018iek
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acapahf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:07:13.695 (151.807063) DEC = +65:35:01.23 (65.583674)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 11:47:54 (JD=2458425.9915972)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 11:47:54
Flux: 18.896 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: