Discovery certificate for object 2018ixp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25443 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:43
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 2018ixp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aceyzwi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:15:17.854 (183.8243923) DEC = +18:24:30.47 (18.4084634)
Discovery date: 2018-11-08 12:40:57 (JD=2458431.0284375)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-08 12:40:57
Flux: 18.9088 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/2018ixp