Discovery certificate for object 2018iqx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25171 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:46:18
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 2018iqx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acisruf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:27:53.592 (336.9732988) DEC = +19:27:38.44 (19.4606782)
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 02:32:38 (JD=2458435.6059954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 02:32:38
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 03:07:12
Limiting flux: 20.11 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/2018iqx