Discovery certificate for object 2018ite
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25261 [ 2018TNSTR1809....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-21 13:15:51
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018ite
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aceqcag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:10:30.096 (122.6254006) DEC = +46:19:55.95 (46.3322085)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 11:58:18 (JD=2458428.9988194)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 11:58:18
Flux: 20.0484 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-03 12:25:20
Limiting flux: 20.49 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/2018ite