Discovery certificate for object 2012iq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15266 [ 2017TNSTR1388....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-09 14:19:05
Sender: Mr. Claude Cornen
Reporting Group: None     Discovery Data Source: None

Claude Cornen report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2012iq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:22:12.014 (215.550057) DEC = -00:07:50.08 (-0.130578)
Discovery date: 2012-04-22 06:04:42.000 (JD=2456039.7532639)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J142211.75-000752.6
Host redshift: 0.054


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2012-04-22 06:04:42.000
Flux: 19.22 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: TELESCOP= 'ESO-VST' / ESO Telescope designation INSTRUME= 'OMEGACAM' / Instrument name FILTER = 'r_SDSS' / Filter name OBJECT = 'KIDS_216.0_-0.5' / Target designation

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: