Discovery certificate for object 2018iel
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24526 [ 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 2018iel
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbvgdk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:32:07.472 (38.0311342) DEC = -04:00:55.89 (-4.0155256)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 08:26:32 (JD=2458422.8517708)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 08:26:32
Flux: 19.7334 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: