Discovery certificate for object 2013iu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18987 [ 2018TNSTR.735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-01 03:32:30
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2013iu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarboos
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:51:51.886 (117.9661934) DEC = +49:48:51.22 (49.8142287)
Discovery date: 2018-05-07 03:48:57 (JD=2458245.6589931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-07 03:48:57
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-23 03:53:16
Limiting flux: 19.82 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2013iu