Discovery certificate for object 2018izb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25488 [ 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 2018izb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqfzeh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:17:37.929 (154.4080368) DEC = +06:58:15.91 (6.9710867)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 09:53:47.000 (JD=2458442.9123495)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 09:53:47.000
Flux: 18.2285 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: