Discovery certificate for object 2018iqj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25156 [ 2018TNSTR1800....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-20 04:18:31
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018iqj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnmkiz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:47:51.685 (116.9653528) DEC = +22:28:47.68 (22.4799102)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 10:09:07.000 (JD=2458438.9229977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 10:09:07.000
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-14 08:45:36
Limiting flux: 17.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: