Discovery certificate for object 2018igs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24700 [ 2018TNSTR1749....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-10 14:20:20
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi (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 2018igs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbwqbd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:22:42.371 (335.6765471) DEC = +29:41:35.73 (29.6932582)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 03:18:37.000 (JD=2458423.6379282)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 03:18:37.000
Flux: 19.5282 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-31 05:52:22
Limiting flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: