Discovery certificate for object 2018iwg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25389 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:13
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018iwg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwbcjx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:20:48.200 (50.2008323) DEC = +00:51:38.07 (0.8605761)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 08:33:50 (JD=2458425.8568403)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 08:33:50
Flux: 19.8796 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-03 07:33:44
Limiting flux: 19.99 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/2018iwg