Discovery certificate for object 2018ixs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25446 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:43
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 2018ixs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acgtcnp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:06:39.763 (121.6656771) DEC = +74:48:30.81 (74.8085581)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 10:50:25.000 (JD=2458431.9516782)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 10:50:25.000
Flux: 15.6474 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: