Discovery certificate for object 2018iqy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25172 [ 2018TNSTR1798....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 05:24:21
Sender: MASTER (MASTER)
Source Group: MASTER

P. Balanutsa, V. Lipunov, V. Kornilov, E. Gorbovskoy, N. Tiurina, V. Vladimirov, A. Kuznetsov, D. Vlasenko, A. Chasovnikov, V. Topalov (Lomonosov MSU), R. Rebolo Lopez, M. Serra-Ricart (IAC), D. Buckley (SAAO), R. Podesta, F. Podesta, C. Francile (OAFA), H. Levato (SJNU, ICATE), O. Gress, N. Budnev (API ISU), A. Tlatov, V. Senik (KSS Pulkovo observatory), A. Gabovich (BSPU), V. Shumkov, T. Pogrosheva report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018iqy
Discoverer internal name: MASTER OT J115627.11+034613.1
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:56:27.110 (179.112958) DEC = +03:46:12.10 (3.770028)
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 01:11:01 (JD=2458441.5493171)

Potential host galaxy: PGC037512


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-19 01:11:01
Flux: 16.7 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MASTER-Kislovodsk

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-25 19:18:12
Limiting flux: 20.2 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: MASTER-Kislovodsk

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018iqy