Discovery certificate for object 2018gqm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22943 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:18:38
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 2018gqm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abuzxek
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:38:15.312 (294.5638012) DEC = -02:30:29.04 (-2.5080665)
Discovery date: 2018-09-11 04:32:09 (JD=2458372.6889931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-11 04:32:09
Flux: 19.03 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-11 04:03:21
Limiting flux: 20.71 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: