Discovery certificate for object 2018igd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24633 [ 2018TNSTR1749....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-10 14:19:47
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 2018igd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawwzsy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:33:05.843 (158.2743438) DEC = +39:52:26.92 (39.8741442)
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 11:54:02.000 (JD=2458426.9958565)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 11:54:02.000
Flux: 19.6476 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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