Discovery certificate for object 2018ijs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24861 [ 2018TNSTR1758....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-12 05:47:32
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018ijs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acgsdvk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:09:19.467 (107.3311105) DEC = +08:37:08.94 (8.6191502)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 10:37:55 (JD=2458431.9429977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 10:37:55
Flux: 18.12 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-07 09:21:36
Limiting flux: 20.44 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/2018ijs