Discovery certificate for object 2018itg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25268 [ 2018TNSTR1809....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-21 13:15:51
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 2018itg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acegbsb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:04:36.995 (136.1541446) DEC = +55:36:02.85 (55.6007905)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 12:45:44.000 (JD=2458429.0317593)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 12:45:44.000
Flux: 19.091 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

Details of the new object can be viewed here: