Discovery certificate for object 2018itk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25275

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 2018itk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acmzdic
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:32:32.388 (98.1349509) DEC = +43:14:13.04 (43.2369561)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 08:42:07 (JD=2458437.8625926)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 08:42:07
Flux: 19.2486 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-13 08:16:39
Limiting flux: 19.57 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/2018itk