Discovery certificate for object 2018iet
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24550 [ 2018TNSTR1744....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-09 13:38:08
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: SN 2018iet
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acchzkf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:56:21.623 (14.090097) DEC = -02:30:13.54 (-2.5037598)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:38:39.000 (JD=2458425.6935069)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:38:39.000
Flux: 18.0394 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: