Discovery certificate for object 2018ilg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24944 [ 2018TNSTR1763....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-13 02:12:59
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 2018ilg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acezrzm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:12:28.244 (258.1176817) DEC = +30:54:33.62 (30.9093394)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 02:15:21 (JD=2458431.5939931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 02:15:21
Flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-02 02:15:21
Limiting flux: 19.36 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/2018ilg