Discovery certificate for object 2018ivw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25374 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:36:50
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 2018ivw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aayyott
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:41:20.485 (160.3353551) DEC = +31:40:38.96 (31.6774881)
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 12:11:26 (JD=2458430.0079398)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 12:11:26
Flux: 17.8525 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: