Discovery certificate for object 2018igt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24704 [ 2018TNSTR1749....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-10 14:20:34
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: SN 2018igt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accndxn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:04:28.982 (196.1207577) DEC = +79:03:02.06 (79.050572)
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 12:15:59 (JD=2458427.0110995)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 12:15:59
Flux: 17.9041 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: