Discovery certificate for object 2018ixn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25439 [ 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 2018ixn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acesjsy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:46:06.571 (146.5273804) DEC = -20:42:53.29 (-20.7148037)
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 13:05:58 (JD=2458430.0458218)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 13:05:58
Flux: 19.3728 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: