Discovery certificate for object 2018iuq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25320 [ 2018TNSTR1812....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-22 01:56:35
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 2018iuq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqwdla
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:05:53.437 (106.4726526) DEC = +12:53:34.69 (12.8929693)
Discovery date: 2018-11-21 08:58:33 (JD=2458443.8739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-21 08:58:33
Flux: 18.35 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-20 08:12:28
Limiting flux: 16.92 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/2018iuq