Discovery certificate for object 2018ikf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24893 [ 2018TNSTR1759....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-12 13:05:12
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018ikf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acfsryl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:36:38.651 (9.1610459) DEC = -22:35:36.06 (-22.5933491)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 04:31:37.000 (JD=2458431.6886343)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 04:31:37.000
Flux: 19.1401 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: