Discovery certificate for object 2018iua
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25302 [ 2018TNSTR1809....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-21 21:40:21
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 2018iua
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acploez
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:40:08.987 (130.0374467) DEC = +68:54:11.48 (68.9031886)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:12:19 (JD=2458440.9668866)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:12:19
Flux: 19.401 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-15 11:05:16
Limiting flux: 20.4 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/2018iua