Discovery certificate for object 2018igq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24690 [ 2018TNSTR1749....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-10 14:20:20
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi (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 2018igq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbwgdk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:36:52.745 (159.2197727) DEC = +37:59:39.64 (37.9943458)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 12:59:37.000 (JD=2458424.041412)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 12:59:37.000
Flux: 19.2694 ABMag
Filter: r-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: