Discovery certificate for object 2018gks
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22755 [ 2018TNSTR1402....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 05:54:52
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 2018gks
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvpiim
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:42:56.051 (310.7335457) DEC = +06:13:24.92 (6.2235896)
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 06:27:21 (JD=2458374.7689931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 06:27:21
Flux: 18.25 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-10 06:02:52
Limiting flux: 20.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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