Discovery certificate for object 2018isv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25249

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-21 05:08:30
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 2018isv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acefhxx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:38:42.818 (144.678408) DEC = +09:04:58.54 (9.0829283)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 11:32:38 (JD=2458425.9809954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 11:32:38
Flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018isv