Discovery certificate for object 2018iq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16558 [ 2018TNSTR..90....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-20 07:59:08
Sender: Mr. Koichi Itagaki
Source Group: None

Koichi Itagaki report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018iq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:05:59.780 (136.499083) DEC = +35:22:24.00 (35.373333)
Discovery date: 2018-01-19 11:52:07 (JD=2458137.9945255)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 2746


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-19 11:52:07
Flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5-m F6.8

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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