Discovery certificate for object 2018iwj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25394 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:13
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 2018iwj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abyddpy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:50:51.082 (42.7128432) DEC = +41:43:34.12 (41.7261439)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:20:55 (JD=2458428.8062037)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:20:55
Flux: 17.2774 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/2018iwj