Discovery certificate for object 2018ies
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24547 [ 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 2018ies
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtpite
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:18:35.928 (349.649699) DEC = +41:08:00.90 (41.1335847)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:15:56 (JD=2458425.6777431)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:15:56
Flux: 18.1899 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: