Discovery certificate for object 2018gql
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22942 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:18:21
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 2018gql
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwqbxc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:53:48.922 (28.4538433) DEC = +52:52:03.27 (52.8675747)
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 08:44:09 (JD=2458377.8639931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 08:44:09
Flux: 16.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-15 10:49:26
Limiting flux: 20.65 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/2018gql