Discovery certificate for object 2018iqm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25159 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:19:29
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 2018iqm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acptmyu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:38:16.735 (114.5697278) DEC = +19:37:20.11 (19.6222516)
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 09:00:00 (JD=2458441.875)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 09:00:00
Flux: 17.75 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-17 08:13:55
Limiting flux: 20.23 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/2018iqm