Discovery certificate for object 2018iqn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25160

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:19:48
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 2018iqn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absltdf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:12:15.621 (108.0650857) DEC = +15:39:30.19 (15.658387)
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 09:08:38 (JD=2458435.8809954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 09:08:38
Flux: 18.88 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 12:08:38
Limiting flux: 20.28 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/2018iqn