Discovery certificate for object 2018ica
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24386 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 15:21:23
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 2018ica
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbzpmu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:38:36.372 (114.6515508) DEC = +31:06:32.16 (31.1089336)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 12:08:59.000 (JD=2458424.0062384)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 12:08:59.000
Flux: 19.4966 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: