Discovery certificate for object 2018iqi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25155 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:18:11
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 2018iqi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnmkcj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:30:49.340 (112.705582) DEC = +22:43:48.85 (22.7302368)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 10:09:07 (JD=2458438.9229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 10:09:07
Flux: 18.87 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-15 11:29:45
Limiting flux: 20.69 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018iqi