Discovery certificate for object 2018ixw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25453 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:43
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 2018ixw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18achmxsx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:51:55.744 (27.9822687) DEC = +14:51:05.67 (14.8515743)
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 06:24:35.000 (JD=2458434.7670833)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 06:24:35.000
Flux: 19.4657 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: