Discovery certificate for object 2018iip
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24812 [ 2018TNSTR1752....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-11 13:42:55
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (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 2018iip
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtfqdy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:53:31.379 (343.3807438) DEC = +00:48:25.23 (0.8070071)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 03:25:56 (JD=2458423.6430093)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 03:25:56
Flux: 19.893 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018iip