Discovery certificate for object 2018iqk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25157 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:18:50
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: SN 2018iqk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnnxor
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:41:25.167 (175.3548612) DEC = +10:20:21.89 (10.3394125)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 12:33:07 (JD=2458439.0229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 12:33:07
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-08 11:35:31
Limiting flux: 19.94 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/2018iqk