Discovery certificate for object 2018gsq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23014 [ 2018TNSTR1430....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-22 17:50:48
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: SN 2018gsq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxbugc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:28:13.475 (157.0561466) DEC = +79:20:25.24 (79.3403453)
Discovery date: 2018-09-17 12:36:00 (JD=2458379.025)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-17 12:36:00
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018gsq