Discovery certificate for object 2018gsc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22994 [ 2018TNSTR1426....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-21 06:16:47
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 2018gsc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdgltl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:12:42.096 (318.1753999) DEC = +13:58:52.15 (13.981152)
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 06:33:07 (JD=2458361.7729977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 06:33:07
Flux: 18.23 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-31 05:26:52
Limiting flux: 20.59 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: