Discovery certificate for object 2018ici
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24399 [ 2018TNSTR1735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 04:05:27
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018ici
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawzxky
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:25:14.462 (261.3102601) DEC = +72:59:43.47 (72.9954096)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 01:55:12.000 (JD=2458423.58)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 01:55:12.000
Flux: 18.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: