Discovery certificate for object 2018ixg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25428 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:30
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 2018ixg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acdxeig
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:57:36.332 (344.4013854) DEC = +40:42:41.09 (40.7114136)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 04:16:52 (JD=2458428.6783912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 04:16:52
Flux: 19.7292 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: