Discovery certificate for object 2018ixt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25448 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:43
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 2018ixt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acgvysg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:51:11.724 (177.7988507) DEC = +42:19:58.84 (42.33301)
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 11:45:48 (JD=2458432.9901505)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 11:45:48
Flux: 18.9773 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: