Discovery certificate for object 2018iqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25166 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:21:40
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 2018iqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abfgtcf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:07:47.828 (166.9492816) DEC = +71:05:32.52 (71.0923657)
Discovery date: 2018-07-08 05:21:07 (JD=2458307.7229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-08 05:21:07
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-08 04:17:45
Limiting flux: 19.92 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/2018iqs