Discovery certificate for object 2018ier
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24546 [ 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 2018ier
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acceqkm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:38:23.243 (324.5968441) DEC = +07:48:11.17 (7.8031019)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 02:35:00.000 (JD=2458425.6076389)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 02:35:00.000
Flux: 19.1952 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: