Discovery certificate for object 2018iyq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25477 [ 2018TNSTR1821....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 13:37:54
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 2018iyq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnmquz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:35:03.316 (98.7638164) DEC = +61:57:35.34 (61.9598158)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 10:36:57 (JD=2458437.9423264)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 10:36:57
Flux: 20.54 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018iyq