Discovery certificate for object 2018gqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22945 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:19:12
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: SN 2018gqo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwckzf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:27:18.131 (126.8255461) DEC = +10:59:57.28 (10.9992451)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 12:23:02 (JD=2458376.0159954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 12:23:02
Flux: 18.8 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018gqo