Discovery certificate for object 2018iyx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25484 [ 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: SN 2018iyx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acptgzz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:33:32.432 (68.3851315) DEC = -01:38:51.31 (-1.6475848)
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 08:32:15.000 (JD=2458441.8557407)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 08:32:15.000
Flux: 19.5604 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: