Discovery certificate for object 2018iul
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25315 [ 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 2018iul
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acpphpi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:56:02.990 (179.0124599) DEC = +71:27:27.94 (71.4577608)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 12:41:28 (JD=2458441.0287963)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 12:41:28
Flux: 18.6313 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 13:08:49
Limiting flux: 20.15 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/2018iul