Discovery certificate for object 2018igv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24711

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-10 14:20:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018igv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrxxhw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:15:51.304 (318.9637659) DEC = -10:41:22.16 (-10.689489)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 02:31:37 (JD=2458423.6053009)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 02:31:37
Flux: 19.4084 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-05 07:34:27
Limiting flux: 20.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018igv