Discovery certificate for object 2018iru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25210 [ 2018TNSTR1801....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 14:49:46
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 2018iru
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ackvfyc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:14:37.214 (18.6550592) DEC = +27:19:02.17 (27.3172684)
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 06:27:10.000 (JD=2458432.7688657)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 06:27:10.000
Flux: 18.731 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-07 07:48:51
Limiting flux: 20.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: