Discovery certificate for object 2018gqt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22950 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:20:36
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 2018gqt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvvyro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:11:59.511 (287.997961) DEC = +31:57:05.04 (31.9513994)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 05:35:31 (JD=2458375.7329977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 05:35:31
Flux: 17.88 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-14 04:58:04
Limiting flux: 20.92 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018gqt