Discovery certificate for object 2018iex
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24571 [ 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: AT 2018iex
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzzebd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:07:12.954 (106.803973) DEC = +64:35:59.83 (64.5999526)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 10:04:45.000 (JD=2458422.9199653)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 10:04:45.000
Flux: 17.7526 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: