Discovery certificate for object 2018ikt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24930

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-13 02:08:14
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 2018ikt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18achhdbp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:26:38.520 (351.6605003) DEC = +09:11:28.78 (9.1913269)
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 03:33:07 (JD=2458434.6479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 03:33:07
Flux: 18.48 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-07 05:06:43
Limiting flux: 20.82 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/2018ikt