Discovery certificate for object 2018ixl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25435 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:30
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 2018ixl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aceirak
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:34:57.965 (353.7415207) DEC = -20:38:30.65 (-20.6418463)
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 05:01:53 (JD=2458429.7096528)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 05:01:53
Flux: 19.932 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/2018ixl