Discovery certificate for object 2018igx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24721 [ 2018TNSTR1749....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-10 14:20:34
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 2018igx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahqcdb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:59:31.610 (149.8817078) DEC = +50:44:49.05 (50.7469581)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 11:15:14.000 (JD=2458423.9689236)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 11:15:14.000
Flux: 19.5504 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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