Discovery certificate for object 2018ivz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25377 [ 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 2018ivz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abncrlw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:12:23.958 (3.0998266) DEC = +19:34:54.09 (19.5816912)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:23:34 (JD=2458425.683044)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:23:34
Flux: 19.8425 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-01 06:11:05
Limiting flux: 19.95 ABMag
Filter: i-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/2018ivz