Discovery certificate for object 2018iio
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24802 [ 2018TNSTR1752....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-11 13:42:55
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (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 2018iio
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aazyweo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:00:15.356 (270.0639852) DEC = +72:37:11.20 (72.6197778)
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 03:48:30.000 (JD=2458424.6586921)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 03:48:30.000
Flux: 19.231 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: