Discovery certificate for object 2018iug
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25309 [ 2018TNSTR1809....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-21 21:40:21
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: SN 2018iug
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnmifq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:47:55.009 (101.9792058) DEC = +67:55:00.15 (67.9167095)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 10:43:33.000 (JD=2458437.9469097)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 10:43:33.000
Flux: 20.5265 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-15 08:51:04
Limiting flux: 20.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: