Discovery certificate for object 2018gqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22949 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:20:19
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 2018gqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvwqtp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:24:34.847 (321.1451975) DEC = -11:31:23.29 (-11.523135)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 06:47:31.000 (JD=2458375.7829977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 06:47:31.000
Flux: 18.69 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: