Discovery certificate for object 2018iwq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25403

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:13
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018iwq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acakvlu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:57:39.129 (119.413038) DEC = +73:04:00.32 (73.066755)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 09:17:19 (JD=2458422.8870255)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 09:17:19
Flux: 19.9968 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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