Discovery certificate for object 2018iuc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25304 [ 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: SN 2018iuc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acpeesd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:07:23.271 (181.8469637) DEC = +09:05:03.22 (9.0842276)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:35:18 (JD=2458440.9828472)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:35:18
Flux: 18.9256 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-17 12:34:07
Limiting flux: 20.36 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/2018iuc