Discovery certificate for object 2018iys
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25479 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:54
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 2018iys
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnnijc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:36:07.618 (114.0317411) DEC = +29:35:14.53 (29.5873697)
Discovery date: 2018-11-08 08:55:39.000 (JD=2458430.8719907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-08 08:55:39.000
Flux: 21.2467 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: