Discovery certificate for object 2018gqr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22948 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:20:02
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018gqr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvbesl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:13:22.399 (303.3433271) DEC = +01:50:51.02 (1.8475045)
Discovery date: 2018-09-11 06:08:38 (JD=2458372.7559954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-11 06:08:38
Flux: 18.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-08 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 20.82 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/2018gqr