Discovery certificate for object 2018ixb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25423 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:30
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 2018ixb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acdvqma
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:53:38.754 (163.4114753) DEC = +14:44:59.93 (14.7499808)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 11:27:24.000 (JD=2458427.9773727)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 11:27:24.000
Flux: 19.3551 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: