Discovery certificate for object 2018ian
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24244 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 14:54:26
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 2018ian
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accdtch
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:59:02.201 (134.7591696) DEC = +35:01:12.01 (35.0200014)
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 12:55:10.000 (JD=2458425.0383218)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 12:55:10.000
Flux: 19.4705 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: