Discovery certificate for object 2018icq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24412 [ 2018TNSTR1735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 04:55:42
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 2018icq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accpnbj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:48:35.561 (327.1481723) DEC = -20:16:05.03 (-20.2680626)
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 04:01:55 (JD=2458426.6679977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 04:01:55
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018icq