Discovery certificate for object 2018iqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25168 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:22:34
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 2018iqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acmznfc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:20:35.441 (110.1476708) DEC = +22:44:04.60 (22.734611)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 09:07:12 (JD=2458437.88)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 09:07:12
Flux: 19.74 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-14 08:15:21
Limiting flux: 19.32 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/2018iqu