Discovery certificate for object 2018gqp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22946 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:19:28
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 2018gqp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcleke
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:25:27.681 (276.3653376) DEC = +66:25:28.92 (66.4246989)
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 08:44:09 (JD=2458348.8639931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 08:44:09
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018gqp