Discovery certificate for object 2018iks
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24929

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-13 02:07:54
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 2018iks
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18achhdwr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:00:57.854 (0.2410597) DEC = +11:28:07.76 (11.4688232)
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 03:37:26 (JD=2458434.6509954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 03:37:26
Flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-09 05:08:09
Limiting flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018iks