Discovery certificate for object 2018iez
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24573 [ 2018TNSTR1744....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-09 13:38:08
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 2018iez
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acebtdv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:34:17.709 (53.5737859) DEC = -06:15:53.59 (-6.264885)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:59:05 (JD=2458428.8326968)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:59:05
Flux: 18.2576 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

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