Discovery certificate for object 2018iis
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24819 [ 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: SN 2018iis
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accfjmp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:58:10.360 (269.5431667) DEC = +42:06:42.23 (42.1117307)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 02:21:19 (JD=2458427.5981366)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 02:21:19
Flux: 18.8028 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-03 02:15:47
Limiting flux: 20.36 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/2018iis