Discovery certificate for object 2018iaa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24167 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 14:52:27
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel (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 2018iaa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakchfv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:59:50.980 (179.9624164) DEC = +25:49:25.74 (25.8238155)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 13:05:15.000 (JD=2458424.0453241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 13:05:15.000
Flux: 18.7244 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: