Discovery certificate for object 2018ivk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25361 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:36:50
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 2018ivk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aacbjcx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:11:17.205 (182.8216867) DEC = +24:37:11.40 (24.6198332)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 12:54:44 (JD=2458428.0380093)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 12:54:44
Flux: 19.0213 ABMag
Filter: g-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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018ivk