Discovery certificate for object 2018iyy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25485 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:54
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018iyy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acptpir
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:45:42.949 (131.4289532) DEC = +26:38:30.35 (26.6417641)
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 09:10:48 (JD=2458441.8825116)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 09:10:48
Flux: 20.0511 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018iyy