Discovery certificate for object 2018ivq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25368 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:36:50
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 2018ivq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakaxav
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:40:45.003 (160.1875112) DEC = +26:03:00.03 (26.0500091)
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 12:53:53.000 (JD=2458433.0374306)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 12:53:53.000
Flux: 19.2201 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: