Discovery certificate for object 2018imu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25012 [ 2018TNSTR1777....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-16 01:14:00
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 2018imu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbzitw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:01:57.478 (120.4894928) DEC = +65:31:06.99 (65.5186085)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 09:40:19 (JD=2458425.9029977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 09:40:19
Flux: 18.91 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-31 11:16:48
Limiting flux: 19.95 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/2018imu