Discovery certificate for object 2018gdl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22523 [ 2018TNSTR1347....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-10 17:44:18
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: SN 2018gdl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abspqsn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:41:44.604 (10.4358485) DEC = +51:37:51.49 (51.6309692)
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 08:13:55.000 (JD=2458364.8429977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 08:13:55.000
Flux: 20.29 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: