Discovery certificate for object 2018igy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24723 [ 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: AT 2018igy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acepbxq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:33:35.265 (158.3969361) DEC = +15:05:58.03 (15.099452)
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 11:35:34 (JD=2458429.983044)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 11:35:34
Flux: 19.5388 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: