Discovery certificate for object 2018iya
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25459 [ 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 2018iya
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ackaxnw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:31:20.212 (7.8342178) DEC = +30:47:34.84 (30.793011)
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 06:25:18.000 (JD=2458435.767581)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 06:25:18.000
Flux: 18.9878 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: