Discovery certificate for object 2018ixk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25433 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:30
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 2018ixk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acebprk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:25:38.764 (96.411517) DEC = +46:50:40.03 (46.8444514)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:48:16.000 (JD=2458428.8251852)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:48:16.000
Flux: 16.9775 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: