Discovery certificate for object 2018ito
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25283

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 2018ito
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnbgcy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:33:19.604 (188.3316844) DEC = +42:59:06.78 (42.9852155)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:43:11 (JD=2458440.9883333)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:43:11
Flux: 19.2052 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 13:14:52
Limiting flux: 19.81 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/2018ito