Discovery certificate for object 2018imy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25018 [ 2018TNSTR1777....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-16 01:16:31
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: SN 2018imy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbwglw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:42:30.443 (205.6268473) DEC = +76:08:15.07 (76.1375196)
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 12:43:12 (JD=2458435.03)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 12:43:12
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018imy