Discovery certificate for object 2018iuk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25314 [ 2018TNSTR1809....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-21 21:40:21
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018iuk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acgxbip
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:18:01.525 (139.5063542) DEC = -14:13:34.17 (-14.2261587)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 13:12:38.000 (JD=2458432.0504514)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 13:12:38.000
Flux: 19.1137 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: