Discovery certificate for object 2018gld
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22770 [ 2018TNSTR1402....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 06:13:19
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018gld
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwcogw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:50:52.442 (87.7185077) DEC = +42:40:22.30 (42.6728598)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 12:33:07 (JD=2458376.0229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 12:33:07
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-13 12:10:04
Limiting flux: 20.55 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018gld